Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Clitocybe gibba

Basionym: Clitocybe infundibuliformis (Schaeff.: Fr.) Qüel.

Clitocybe gibba (Pers.) P. Kumm., Führer Pilzk. (Zerbst): 121. 1871.

 Description: Pileus 5-10 cm, flat, umblicate, yellowish brown, smooth. Gills decurrent, crowded of several lengths, white, smooth. Stipe central, 4-6 × 0.6-1.2 cm, solid, white, smooth, slightly enlarged at base. Spores elliptical, hyaline, smooth, I-, 5-7.5 × 3-5 μm. Hyphae with clamps.

Taiwan, Taichung: Lishan, on soil, 2 June. 1999, CWN 04136 (TNM F0013069).

 Habitat: Gregarious on soil in broad-leaved forests.

North hemisphere.


Imazeki, R. and Hongo, T. 1987; Breitenbach, J. and Kranzlin, E. 1991; Chang, T. T. et al. 2001.


W. N. Chou

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