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Lepistella T.J. Baroni & Ovrebo, in Ovrebo & Baroni, Fungal Diversity 27(1): 159 (2007)


Etymology: ‘Lepist from genus Lepista; ella (Latin) - indicating smallness.

Diagnosis Similar to Lepista but differing by the lignicolous habit, eccentric stipe, yellowish-brown pigmented basidiospores in KOH or NH4OH and the presence of gelatinized refractive collapsed hyphae in the lamella trama and pileus context.

Index Fungorum number: IF510737

Type species: Lepistella ocula T.J. Baroni & Ovrebo, in Ovrebo & Baroni, Fungal Diversity 27(1): 159 (2007)



Ovrebo, C.L.; Baroni, T.J. 2007. New Taxa of Tricholomataceae and Entolomataceae (Agaricales) from Central America. Fungal Diversity. 27:157-170


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