Name: Galerina Earle
Most Confident Observations:
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First person to use this name on MO: Darvin DeShazer
Editors: Douglas Smith, Alan Rockefeller, Erlon


Rank: Genus

Status: Accepted

Name: Galerina

Author: Earle

Citation: Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden 5: 423 (1909)

Deprecated Synonyms: Galerula P. Karst., Galera (Fr.) P. Kumm., Pholidotopsis Earle, Velomycena Pilát

Misspellings: Gallerina

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

Agaricus trib. Galera Fr., Syst. mycol. (Lundae) 1: 11, 264 (1821)

Brief Description:

Small thin mushrooms with a mycenoid to collyboid body form, medium brown to light tan colors, adnexed gills, even thin central stipes, spores brown in deposit. Saprotrophic and found on rotting wood, woody debris and moss. Cap surface a cutis, with and without gelatin. Spores dextrinoid and non-dextrinoid, smooth to ornamented, with and without a plage. Cystidia present, capitate to non-capitate, tiibiform to lageniform.

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