Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Tricholomopsis sanguinea

Tricholomopsis sanguinea Hongo, Mem. Fac. Lib. Arts Educ. Shiga Univ., Nat. Sci. 16:57. 1966.

 Description: Pileus 1.5-3 cm, convex to flat, orange red, scaly, margin entire and incurved. Gills adnate, distant of several lengths, reddish, powdery. Stipe central, 2-6 × 0.6-0.9 cm, hollow, red, scaly. Spores elliptical, hyaline, smooth, I-, 5-7 × 4-4.5 μm. Cystidia clavate. Hyphae with clamps.

Taiwan, Nantou: Yuanfeng, on rotten wood, 20 July 1999, CWN 04385 (TNM F0013312).

 Habitat: Scattered on wood in conifer forest.

Japan, China.


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


W. N. Chou

 Note: Edibility unknown.