genus Marasmius

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Noun1.genus Marasmius - chiefly small mushrooms with white sporesgenus Marasmius - chiefly small mushrooms with white spores
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
Agaricaceae, family Agaricaceae - large family including many familiar mushrooms
fairy-ring mushroom, Marasmius oreades - mushroom that grows in a fairy ring
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"In the 1940s, the witches' broom pathogen was moved from the genus Marasmius to Crinipellis," she says, "and it took more than 25 years for that name to stick."