Sensory, Occurrence, Shape, and Coloring of Hohenbuehelia mastrucata
SeasonOctober - March
Size1 to 7 cm
CapFunnel-Like Pointed Umbrella-Like
Spore DonorAdnate Decurrent Gills Narrow
Etymology and Classification of Hohenbuehelia mastrucata
|Scientific name||Hohenbuehelia mastrucata|
|Status of name||Legitimate|
|Type of name||Combination|
|Year of publication||1951|
Description of Hohenbuehelia mastrucata
Occurrence and Growth
Hohenbuehelia mastrucata (English: Woolly oyster) is a rare mushroom that grows mainly on woods. Its main season begins in October and ends in March.
Edibility, Taste and Smell
Hohenbuehelia mastrucata is poorly edible. The mushroom tastes mild.
Shape and Surface
Hohenbuehelia mastrucata commonly measures from 1 to 7 cm. The cap is shaped funnel-like, pointed, and umbrella-like. The fruit body is jelly-like. The stem surface is flaky. The spore donor can be described as adnate, decurrent, and gills narrow.
The cap of Hohenbuehelia mastrucata is frequently colored white and yellow. The color of the flesh is often white and yellow. The gills of Hohenbuehelia mastrucata are regularly colored white and yellow. The stem is often colored white and yellow. The spore dust is frequently colored white.
Etymology and Classification
Hohenbuehelia mastrucata (Gender: Feminine) was scientifically described by R. Singer and effectively published in 1951. The name Hohenbuehelia mastrucata is of type combination. Hohenbuehelia mastrucata has the status legitimate.
The scientific classification of Hohenbuehelia mastrucata is Fungi, Dikarya, Basidiomycota, Agaricomycotina, Agaricomycetes, Agaricomycetidae, Agaricales, Pleurotaceae, Hohenbuehelia. For further information, please see R. Singer (1951, p. 255).
Hohenbuehelia mastrucata is also known for its latin synonyms Pleurotus mastrucatus, Pleurotus hollandianus, Hohenbuehelia atrocoerulea var. mastrucata, Hohenbuehelia atrocaerulea var. mastrucata, Geopetalum mastrucatum, Dendrosarcus echinatus, Calathinus mastrucatus, Agaricus mastrucatus, Agaricus horridus, Acanthocystis mastrucata, Acanthocystis hollandianus, Acanthocystis hollandiana.
Singer, R. 1949. The Agaricales in modern taxonomy. Lilloa. 22:1-832