Flammulina velutipes (Curtis) Singer
(velvet shank, winter fungus)

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Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesFlammulina velutipes (velvet shank, winter fungus)
GenusFlammulina (velvet shanks)
FamilyPHYSALACRIACEAE (a family of chanterelles)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
SubphylumAGARICOMYCOTINA
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 7 general literature references relevant to Flammulina velutipes (Velvet Shank, Winter Fungus)

Flammulina velutipes (Velvet Shank, Winter Fungus) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 50 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Flammulina velutipes (Velvet Shank, Winter Fungus)
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