Paxillus vernalis

Paxillus vernalis is a basidiomycete fungus found in montane forests in northern North America. It closely resembles Paxillus involutus. The fungus was described as new to science by Scottish mycologist Roy Watling in 1969.[1]

Paxillus vernalis
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P. vernalis
Binomial name
Paxillus vernalis
Watling (1969)
Paxillus vernalis
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Mycological characteristics
gills on hymenium
cap is depressed
hymenium is decurrent
stipe is bare
spore print is brown
ecology is mycorrhizal
edibility: inedible

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Watling R. (1969). "New fungi from Michigan". Notes from the Royal Botanical Garden Edinburgh. 29 (1): 59–66.

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