MycoKey : the genus Melanoleuca

Generic short diagnoses: Tricholomatoid to almost collybioid, white-spored, typically umbonate, smooth pileate, saprobic agarics with amyloid warty spores and characteristic, lageniform to urticiform hymenial cystidia.

Species examples:
Melanoleuca cognata
Melanoleuca exscissa
Melanoleuca polioleuca
Melanoleuca polioleuca f. pusilla
Melanoleuca strictipes
Melanoleuca verrucipes

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