Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Lepiota fuscceps

Lepiota fuscceps Hongo, Memoirs of the Faculty of Education, Shiga University, Natural Science 23: 38. 1973.

 Description: Pileus 0.7-2 cm, convex to flat, white, covered by dark brown scales, margin striate. Gills free, crowded of several lengths, white, entire. Stipe central, 1.8-2.5 × 0.1-0.2 cm, cylindrical, hollow, white, glabrous. Annulus membranous, white, fragile. Spores elliptical, hyaline, smooth, I+, 5-7 × 3-4 μm. Cystidia clavate.

Taiwan, Taichung: National Museum of Natural Science, on soil, 14 Apr. 1999, CWN 03901 (TNM F0012658).

 Habitat: Isolated or scattered on ground in broad-leaved forest.

Japan, China.


Imazeki, R. and Hongo, T. 1987; Chang, T. T. et al. 2001.


W. N. Chou

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