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MARASMIACEAE Roze ex Kühner (a family of toadstools)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Baeospora myosura (Fr.) Singer (Conifercone Cap)
Species   3 ident refs
Calathella eruciformis (P. Micheli ex Batsch) D.A. Reid (a basidiomycete fungus) Species   1 ident refs
Calyptella capula (Holmsk.) Quél. (a cyphelloid fungus)
Species   1 ident refs
Campanella caesia Romagn. (an oyster)
Species   1 ident refs
Chaetocalathus craterellus (Durieu & Lév.) Singer (an ear toadstool) Species   3 ident refs
Clitocybula lacerata (Lasch) Métrod (a toadstool) Species   2 ident refs
Crinipellis scabella (Alb. & Schwein.) Murrill (Hairy Parachute)
Fruitbody - top view - in situ
Species   4 ident refs
Gerronema Singer (a group of toadstools) Genus   1 ident refs
Gymnopus (Pers.) Roussel (a genus of toughshank toadstools)
Gymnopus obscuroides (a toadstool), eg: Gymnopus obscuroides (a toadstool) - Fruitbodies - in situ - top view
Genus 2 subtaxa 8 ident refs
Henningsomyces candidus (Pers.) Kuntze (a basidiomycete fungus)
Species   2 ident refs
Henningsomyces puber (Romell ex W.B. Cooke) D.A. Reid (a basidiomycete fungus) Species   1 ident refs
Unidentified Henningsomyces (Unidentified Henningsomyces Fungi) Unidentified    
Hydropus Kühner ex Singer (a genus of toadstools)
Hydropus floccipes (a toadstool), eg: Hydropus floccipes (a toadstool) - Cheilocystidium
Genus 2 subtaxa 5 ident refs
Macrocystidia cucumis (Pers.) Joss. (Cucumber Cap)
Cap - in situ
Species   3 ident refs
Marasmiellus Murrill (a genus of parachute toadstools)
Marasmiellus ramealis (Twig Parachute), eg: Marasmiellus ramealis (Twig Parachute) - Fruitbody - underside
Genus 5 subtaxa 11 ident refs
Marasmius Fr. (a genus of parachute toadstools)
Marasmius alliaceus (Garlic Parachute), eg: Marasmius alliaceus (Garlic Parachute) - Cap Marasmius androsaceus (Horsehair Parachute, Heather Dieback and Snow-blight - causative organism), eg: Marasmius androsaceus (Horsehair Parachute, Heather Dieback and Snow-blight - causative organism) - Fruitbodies Marasmius anomalus (a toadstool), eg: Marasmius anomalus (a toadstool) - Fruitbody - side view - lain down Marasmius bulliardii (a parachute), eg: Marasmius bulliardii (a parachute) - Fruitbody Marasmius buxi (Box Parachute), eg: Marasmius buxi (Box Parachute) - In situ Marasmius cohaerens (a toadstool), eg: Marasmius cohaerens (a toadstool) - Fruitbody - side view Marasmius epiphyllus (Leaf Parachute), eg: Marasmius epiphyllus (Leaf Parachute) - Cap - underside Marasmius hudsonii (Holly Parachute), eg: Marasmius hudsonii (Holly Parachute) - Cap Marasmius limosus (a toadstool), eg: Marasmius limosus (a toadstool) - Cap Marasmius oreades (Fairy Ring Champignon), eg: Marasmius oreades (Fairy Ring Champignon) - Caps - in situ Marasmius rotula (Collared Parachute), eg: Marasmius rotula (Collared Parachute) - Cap Marasmius setosus (a toadstool), eg: Marasmius setosus (a toadstool) - Fruitbody Marasmius torquescens (a toadstool), eg: Marasmius torquescens (a toadstool) - Cap Marasmius undatus (a toadstool), eg: Marasmius undatus (a toadstool) - Fruitbody - side view - in situ Marasmius wynneae (Pearly Parachute), eg: Marasmius wynneae (Pearly Parachute) - Fruitbody - side view
Genus 17 subtaxa 16 ident refs
Megacollybia platyphylla (Pers.) Kotl. & Pouzar (Whitelaced Shank)
Cap - oblique view
Species   2 ident refs
Micromphale Gray (a genus of parachute toadstools)
Genus 3 subtaxa 6 ident refs
Mycetinis Earle (a genus of toadstools) Genus   1 ident refs
Omphalotus illudens (Schwein.) Bresinsky & Besl (Jack O’Lantern)
Species   3 ident refs
Omphalotus olearius (DC.) Singer Species   2 ident refs
Pleurocybella porrigens (Pers.) Singer (Angel's Wings) Species   2 ident refs
Rectipilus afibulatus Lucas & Dentinger, 2015 (a cyphelloid) Species   1 ident refs
Rhodocollybia Singer (a genus of toughshank toadstools)
Rhodocollybia maculata (Spotted Toughshank), eg: Rhodocollybia maculata (Spotted Toughshank) - Fruitbody - side view
Genus 1 subtaxon 3 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 12 general literature references to MARASMIACEAE (a family of toadstools)

MARASMIACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 292 feeding and other relationships of MARASMIACEAE (a family of toadstools)

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