Name: Protoxerula R.H. Petersen
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First person to use this name on MO: Roy Halling
Editors: Erlon

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Rank: Genus

Status: Deprecated

Name: Protoxerula

Author: R.H. Petersen

Citation: Beih. Nova Hedwigia 137: 318. 2010

Preferred Synonyms:Oudemansiella Speg.

Deprecated Synonyms: Cribbea A.H. Sm. & D.A. Reid, Ponticulomyces R.H. Petersen

Misspellings: Oudenmansiella

Brief Description:

Pileus plano-convex, glutinous, soon dry, radially rugulose to even, appearing somewhat appressed radially fibrillose in part near the disc, olive green on the disc, becoming greenish yellow to yellow toward the margin, olive at the margin. Flesh white or white with a faint yellow tint, unchanging with mild odor and taste. Lamellae adnexed with a slight decurrent tooth, subdistant, yellowish white with more yellow toward an even margin, not staining when injured. Stipe equal downward and then expanding into a bulb with a short radicating “root,” yellow at apex, tan below, subpruinose and yellow at apex, transitioning to fine, granulose, brown scabers toward base, with interior white, unchanging, pithy to hollow.
Pleurocystidia fusoid to subcapitate. Basidiospores ellipsoid to sublimoniform.

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Misspelled family in Roy Halling’s “Default Description” here
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2017-07-11 17:40:58 CDT (-0400)

Should be Physalacriaceae.

Created: 2011-05-03 13:48:39 CDT (-0400) by Roy Halling (royh)
Last modified: 2017-07-09 13:13:57 CDT (-0400) by Erlon (Herbert Baker)
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