MycoKey : the genus Pholiotina

Generic short diagnoses: Mostly elegant, mycenoid, saprobic, vivid brown-spored agarics with adnate to free lamellae, these more crowded than in similar Galerina species, often with veil at pileus margin. Pileipellis hymeniform, lecythiform cystidia hardly ever present on lamellae edges unlike in species of Conocybe.

Species examples:
Pholiotina aeruginosa
Pholiotina aporos
Pholiotina arrhenii
Pholiotina striipes
Pholiotina sulcata
Pholiotina teneroides
Pholiotina velata
Pholiotina vestita

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