Clavulina rugosa, commonly known as the wrinkled coral fungus, is a species of coral fungus in the family Clavulinaceae. It is edible.

Clavulina rugosa
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Cantharellales
Family: Clavulinaceae
Genus: Clavulina
C. rugosa
Binomial name
Clavulina rugosa
(Bull.) J.Schröt. (1888)

Clavaria rugosa Bull. (1790)[1]
Ramaria rugosa (Bull.) Gray (1821)[2]
Clavaria herveyi Peck (1893)[3]



The species was originally described as Clavaria rugosa by Jean Bulliard in 1790.[1] It was transferred to Clavulina by Joseph Schröter in 1888.[5]


  1. ^ a b Bulliard JBF. (1790). Herbier de la France (in French). Vol. 10. pp. 433–80 [448:2].
  2. ^ Gray SF. (1821). A Natural Arrangement of British Plants. Vol. 1. London, UK: Baldwin, Cradock and Joy. p. 65.
  3. ^ Peck CH. (1893). "Annual Report on the New York State Museum of Natural History". 45: 61–102 (see p. 84). {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  4. ^ "Clavulina rugosa (Bulliard) J. Schröter 1888". MycoBank. International Mycological Association. Retrieved 2012-04-06.
  5. ^ Schröter J. (1888). Kryptogamen-Flora von Schlesien (in German). Vol. 3-1(4). Lehre: Cramer. p. 442.