Name: Homophron (Britzelm.) Örstadius & E. Larss.
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Rank: Genus

Status: Accepted

Name: Homophron

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SF Species Synonymy

Author: (Britzelm.) Örstadius & E. Larss.

Citation: Mycol. Progr. 14(no. 25): 35 (2015)

Deprecated Synonyms: Rhodopsathyrella M. Padamsee & D.J. McLaughlin, Psathyrella sect. Homophron

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Description: Basidiomata small to large, fragile to rather rigid, non-deliquescent, lignicolous. Pileus brown, striate, hygrophanous. Lamellae close to crowded. Stem central. Veil absent. Spores small to medium sized, moderately pigmented to hyaline, with indistinct to absent germ pore. Basidia 4-spored. Pleurocystidia often thick-walled and with crystals or incrustations at apex. Pileipellis a hymeniderm or transition to a paraderm. Clamps present.
Notes – The combination of absence of veil and presence of thick-walled cystidia with crystals is unique in Psathyrellaceae.

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