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Pseudolaccaria Vizzini, Contu & Z.W. Ge, in Lavorato et al., Phytotaxa 219(1): 53 (2015)


Etymology: ­The epithet refers to the laccarioid habit (lamellae thick and spaced).

Diagnosis: ­Habit Laccaria-like, gymnocarpic. Pileus convex, slightly depressed when old, dry, squamulose, lamellae thick, distant, emarginate. Spore print white. Spores thin-walled, smooth, slightly amyloid, pileipellis a cutis with repent hyphae, pigment parietal and encrusting. Clamp-connections present.

Index fungorum number: IF812686

Type species: Pseudolaccaria pachyphylla (Fr.) Vizzini & Contu 2015, in Lavorato et al., Phytotaxa 219(1): 53 (2015)



Lavorato, Carmine & Vizzini, Alfredo & Ge, Zai-Wei & Marco, Contu. (2015). Redescription of Clitocybe umbrinopurpurascens (Basidiomycota, Agaricales) and revision of Neohygrophorus and Pseudoomphalina. Phytotaxa. 219. 43-57. 10.11646/phytotaxa.219.1.3.


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