Name: Mycena crocea Maas Geest.
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Mycena crocea

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: Maas Geest.

Citation: Proc. K. Ned. Akad. Wet., Ser. C, Biol. Med. Sci. 94(3): 390 (1991)

Synonym(s):Agaricus luteopallens Peck

Deprecated Synonyms: Mycena luteopallens sensu A.H. Smith


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Mycenaceae

Genus: Mycena

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

This is the correct name for Mycena luteopallens Peck sensu every field guide ever. Unfortunately the type turned out to be a yellow Hygrocybe and not a nut growing Mycena.

These notes come from Marasmius nucicola W. McDougall when it was merged with this name:

Lectotype [designated by D.E. Desjardin, in litt., 1992, and accepted herein]: Illinois, Urbana, University Woods, 1924, leg. W.B. McDougall s.n., ILL 31 106

Crane, J. L., & Jones, A. G. (1997). An annotated catalogue of types of the University of Illinois mycological collections (ILL) (No. 58). University of Illinois Press.

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