Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Volvariella subtaylori

Volvariella subtaylori Hongo, J. Jap. Bot. 35:24. 1960.

 Description: Pileus 1.5-2.5 cm, campanulate to flat, white to grayish brown, glabrous, margin entire. Gills free, crowded of several lengths, pale red, entire. Stipe central, 2-2.5 × 0.2-0.3 cm, solid, white, glabrous. Volva membranous, grayish brown, tomentous. Spore print pale red, spores elliptical to ovate, pale red, smooth, I-, 7-9 × 4-5 μm. Cystidia ventricose. Hyphae without clamps.

Taiwan, Taichung: National Museum of Natural Science, on soil, 1 Apr. 1996, CWN 01397 (TNM F0004757).

 Habitat: Scattered on humus or flower pot in lowland.

Japan, China.


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


W. N. Chou

 Note: Edibility unknown.