Sensory, Occurrence, Shape, and Coloring of Cyclocybe cylindracea
SeasonMarch - November
GrowthForest Soils Woods
Size3 to 12 cm
Spore DonorAdnate Decurrent Gills Narrow Gills Serrate
CapBrown White Yellow
GillsBrown White Yellow
StemBrown Red White
Spore DustBrown Red Yellow
Etymology and Classification of Cyclocybe cylindracea
|Scientific name||Cyclocybe cylindracea|
|Status of name||Legitimate|
|Type of name||Combination|
|Year of publication||2014|
Description of Cyclocybe cylindracea
Occurrence and Growth
Cyclocybe cylindracea (English: Poplar fieldcap) is a common mushroom that grows mainly on forest soils and on woods. Its main season begins in March and ends in November.
Edibility, Taste and Smell
Cyclocybe cylindracea is very edible. The mushroom tastes mild and mealy.
Shape and Surface
Cyclocybe cylindracea commonly measures from 3 to 12 cm. The cap is shaped umbrella-like. The fruit body is tufted. The stem is ringed and fibrous. The stem surface is flaky. The spore donor can be described as adnate, decurrent, gills narrow, and gills serrate.
The cap of Cyclocybe cylindracea is frequently colored brown, white, and yellow. The color of the flesh is often brown and white. The gills of Cyclocybe cylindracea are regularly colored brown, white, and yellow. The stem is often colored brown, red, and white. The spore dust is frequently colored brown, red, and yellow.
Etymology and Classification
Cyclocybe cylindracea was scientifically described by A. Vizzini and effectively published in 2014. The name Cyclocybe cylindracea is of type combination. Cyclocybe cylindracea has the status legitimate.
The scientific classification of Cyclocybe cylindracea is Fungi, Dikarya, Basidiomycota, Agaricomycotina, Agaricomycetes, Agaricomycetidae, Agaricales, Strophariaceae, Cyclocybe. For further information, please see A. Vizzini (2014, p. 1).
Cyclocybe cylindracea is also known for its latin synonyms Togaria molliscorium, Togaria cylindracea, Pholiota pudica, Pholiota phylicigena, Pholiota molliscorium, Pholiota mollicorium, Pholiota leochroma, Pholiota cylindracea, Pholiota capistrata, Leucocoprinus pudicus, Leucoagaricus locquinii, Lepiota pudica, Agrocybe cylindracea, Agrocybe aegerita, Agaricus phylicigenus, Agaricus molliscorium, Agaricus leochromus, Agaricus cylindraceus var. attenuatus, Agaricus cylindraceus, Agaricus capistratus, Agaricus attenuatus.
Vizzini, A. 2014. Nomenclatural novelties. Index Fungorum. 154:1-1