MycoKey : the genus Panaeolus

Generic short diagnoses: Small to medium sized, fairly robust looking, mostly open-land, more or less dung-associated, brown to black-spored, strongly hygrophanous agarics, typically with marbled, adnexed lamellae and pruinose stipe apex. Spores smooth to warty, with distinct germ pore.

Species examples:
Panaeolus acuminatus
Panaeolus cinctulus
Panaeolus foenisecii
Panaeolus guttulatus
Panaeolus papilionaceus
Panaeolus semiovatus

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