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Rhizocybe

Rhizocybe Vizzini, G. Moreno, P. Alvarado & Consiglio, in Alvarado et al., Mycologia 107(1): 132 (2015)

Etymology: (Gk.) “rhizo-“, root; “-cybe, head; that is a Clitocybewith mycelial cords.

Diagnosis: Basidiomata clitocyboid (funnel-shaped or umbilicate), small (14 cm diam). Pileus pale brown or grayish brown to brown or reddish brown. Lamellae slightly decurrent, pale, buff or yellowish. Rhizomorphs present at the base of the stipe. Pileipellis as a cutis. Basidiospores elliptic, smooth, not cyanophilous, without iodine reactions, white in mass. Hymenial cystidia absent. Clamp connections present. In coniferous forests of the northern hemisphere, spring and summer.

Index Fungorum number: IF808520

Type species: Rhizocybe vermicularis (Fr.) Vizzini, P. Alvarado, G. Moreno & Consiglio, in Alvarado et al., Mycologia 107(1): 132 (2015)

 

Species

Rhizocybe alba Y.X. Ding & E.J. Tian 2017

Rhizocybe albida (G. Stev.) J.A. Cooper 2015

Rhizocybe pruinosa (P. Kumm.) Vizzini, P. Alvarado & G. Moreno 2015

Rhizocybe rhizoides (H.E. Bigelow & Hesler) Vizzini, P. Alvarado & G. Moreno 2015

Rhizocybe vermicularis (Fr.) Vizzini, P. Alvarado, G. Moreno & Consiglio 2015

 

Reference:

Alvarado, P; Moreno, G; Vizzini, A; Consiglio, G; Manjón, JL; Setti, L. 2014. Atractosporocybe, Leucocybe and Rhizocybe: three new clitocyboid genera in the Tricholomatoid clade (Agaricales) with notes on Clitocybe and Lepista. Mycologia. 107(1):123-136

 

About Basidiomycota

The webpage Basidiomycota provides an up-to-date classification and account of all genera of the phylum Basidiomycota.

 

Supported by 

Thailand Science Research and Innovation (TSRI)

project entitled:

"Macrofungi diversity research from the Lancang-Mekong Watershed and surrounding areas"

(Grant No. DBG6280009)

Contact

  • Email: basidio.org@yahoo.com
  • Addresses:
    Mushroom Research Foundation, 292 Moo 18, Bandu District,
    Muang Chiangrai 57100, Thailand
  • The State Key Lab of Mycology, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No.3 1st Beichen West Rd., Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, P.R. China


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