Name: Agaricus sect. Minores (Fr.) Henn.
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Rank: Section

Status: Accepted

Name: Agaricus sect. Minores

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: (Fr.) Henn.

Citation: Engler & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam., Teil. I (Leipzig) 1**: 238 (1898) [1900]


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Agaricaceae

Genus: Agaricus

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

Registration Identifier: [#625876]: IF, MB

Typification Details: Agaricus laeticolor Heinem. & Gooss.-Font. 1956 Nom. illegit., Art. 53.1. Registration Identifier: [#292277]: IF, MB

This section includes the following species: Agaricus rufoaurantiacus, Agaricus laeticulus,

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Delimitation of Agaricus section Minores: The characters of this section are those of subgenus Minores, but the Schäffer’s reaction is positive and the lower surface of the annulus is neither floccose nor squamose. The universal veil is poorly developed or absent.

– Towards standardizing taxonomic ranks using divergence times – a case study with Agaricus. Fungal Diversity. 78:239-292

Type species: Agaricus comtulus Fr. designated by Heinemann, Bull. Jard. Bot. État 26: 42. 1956.

Facesoffungi Number: FoF01168; Fig. see Parra 2013, pp 968–975

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