Agaricales » Agaricaceae


Eriocybe Vellinga, in Vellinga et al., Mycologia 103(3): 504 (2011)



Etymology: From the Greek ἔριον = wool and κύβη = head


Basidiocarpium velo albo lanato e hyphis parallelis composito. Sporae albae laeves sine poro germinali dextrinoideae. Cheilocystidia adsunt. Lamellarum trama hyphis inflatis; fibulae desunt.


Index fungorum number: IF518495


Type species:  Eriocybe chionea Vellinga 2011, in Vellinga et al., Mycologia 103(3): 504 (2011)




Vellinga EC, Sysouphanthong P, Hyde KD (2011).The family Agaricaceae: phylogenies and two new white-spored genera. Mycologia 103(3):494509


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