Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Oudemansiella mucida

Oudemansiella mucida (Schrad.: Fr.) Hoehnel, Fragmente zur Mykologie. 1910.

Basionym: Agaricus mucidus Schrad., Spicil. Fl. Germ.: 116. 1794.

 Description: Pileus 1.5-4 cm, flat, cream white to grayish brown, glabrous, viscid, striate. Gills adnate, distant of several lengths and veins, white, smooth. Stipe central, 2.5-4 × 0.2-0.5 cm, solid, coriaceous, white, glabrous. Annulus membranous, white. Spores broadly elliptical to ovate, hyaline, smooth, I-, 15-21 × 15-20 μm. Cystidia cylindrical, obtuse. Hyphae with clamps.

Taiwan, Nantou: Meifeng, on rotten wood, 25 Apr. 1996, CWN 01446 (TNM F0004803).

 Habitat: Scattered or gregarious on rotten wood in broad-leaved forest.

North Hemisphere.


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


W. N. Chou

 Note: It is edible and can be cultivated.