Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Leucoagaricus bresadolae

Basionym: Lepiota bresadolae Schulzer, Hedwigia 24:132. 1885.

Leucoagaricus bresadolae (Schulzer) Bon, Documents Myco. 7:15. 1977.

 Description: Pileus 3-8 cm, convex to flat, white, umblicate at center, white, covered by reddish brown scales, margin entire. Flesh thick, white, turning red when bruised. Gills free, crowded of several lengths, creamy white, entire. Stipe central, 5.5-11 × 0.4-1 cm, cylindrical, hollow, grayish red, base enlarged with brown scales. Annulus membranous, grayish red. Spore print yellow, spores broadly elliptical, with apical germ pores, thick-walled, hyaline, smooth, I+, 9-11 × 5.5-8 μm. Cystidia ventricose. Hyphae without clamps.

Taiwan, Yunlin: Lintsoliao, on soil, 29 Sep. 1995, CWN 01278 (TNM F0004364).

 Habitat: Gregarious on grassland or on ground in broad-leaved forest.



Imazeki, R. and Hongo, T. 1987; Breitenbach, J. and Kranzlin, E. 1995; Chang, T. T. et al. 2001.


W. N. Chou

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