Name: Morganella pyriformis (Schaeff.) Kreisel & D. Krüger
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Rank: Species

Status: Deprecated

Name: Morganella pyriformis

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: (Schaeff.) Kreisel & D. Krüger

Citation: Mycotaxon 86: 175 (2003)

Preferred Synonyms:Lycoperdon pyriforme Schaeff., Apioperdon pyriforme (Schaeff.) Vizzini

Misspellings: Morganella pyriforme, Lycoperdon pyriform, Lycoperdon piriforme


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Agaricaceae

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By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-11-24 13:27:01 PST (-0800)

The taxonomy / DNA results are unclear at this point.


Larsson & Jeppson, M. (2008). Phylogenetic relationships among species and
genera of Lycoperdaceae based on ITS and LSU sequence data from north
European taxa. Mycological Research 112: 4-22.

By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-11-23 23:51:42 PST (-0800)

Preferred name is Lycoperdon pyriforme according to Index Fungorum and Irene Andersson.

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