genus Lepiota


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Noun1.genus Lepiota - agarics with white spores that includes several edible and poisonous mushrooms: parasol mushrooms
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
family Lepiotaceae, Lepiotaceae - a family of fungi having free gills and a cap that is cleanly separable from the stalk
lepiota - any fungus of the genus Lepiota
Lepiota procera, parasol mushroom - edible long-stalked mushroom with white flesh and gills and spores; found in open woodlands in autumn
Lepiota morgani, poisonous parasol - an agaric regarded as poisonous
Lepiota naucina - an agaric with greyish white fruiting body and gills that change from pink to dingy red
Lepiota rhacodes - an agaric with a large cap with brown scales and a thick stalk
American parasol, Lepiota americana - an agaric with a pallid cap and a stalk that is enlarged near the base
Lepiota rubrotincta - an agaric with a relatively small pink to red cap and white gills and stalk
Lepiota clypeolaria - an agaric with a ragged stalk and a soft floccose cap
Lepiota cepaestipes, onion stem - a white agaric that tends to cluster and has a club-shaped base
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This species having dextrinoid, bullet shaped spores differs from all other species of genus Lepiota. Morpho-anatomically, this species shows best matches with description of Vellinga (2001) but with some variations in dimensions of spores, basidia and chielocystidia.
The genus Lepiota (Agaricales, Basidiomycota) in Kerala State, India.