family Strophariaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Strophariaceae - sometimes included in family Agaricaceae
fungus family - includes lichen families
Agaricales, order Agaricales - typical gilled mushrooms belonging to the subdivision Basidiomycota
genus Pholiota, Pholiota - genus of gilled agarics of Europe and North America having brown spores and an annulus; grows on open ground or decaying wood
genus Stropharia, ring-stalked fungus, Stropharia - genus of gill fungi with brown spores that is closely related to Agaricus; here placed in its own family Strophariaceae
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Pholiota Kummer, a genus of macrofungi, often endowed with attractive colors, belongs to the family Strophariaceae, order Agaricales, class Basidiomycetes.
1047 lignicolous common Family Strophariaceae Stropharia ambigua (Pk.) Zel.