Sensory, Occurrence, Shape, and Coloring of Lentinellus micheneri
SeasonJuly - November
Size1 to 5 cm
CapFunnel-Like Sulcate Umbrella-Like
Spore DonorAdnate Decurrent Gills Serrate
CapBrown Orange Yellow
GillsBrown White Yellow
Etymology and Classification of Lentinellus micheneri
|Scientific name||Lentinellus micheneri|
|Status of name||Legitimate|
|Type of name||Combination|
|Year of publication||1984|
Description of Lentinellus micheneri
Occurrence and Growth
Lentinellus micheneri is a rare mushroom that grows mainly on woods. Its main season begins in July and ends in November.
Edibility, Taste and Smell
Lentinellus micheneri is poorly edible. The mushroom tastes spicy. Its smell can be described as anise-like and mushroom-like.
Shape and Surface
Lentinellus micheneri commonly measures from 1 to 5 cm. The cap is shaped funnel-like, sulcate, and umbrella-like. The fruit body is bleaching. The stem is fibrous. The stem surface is colubrid-patterned. The spore donor can be described as adnate, decurrent, and gills serrate.
The cap of Lentinellus micheneri is frequently colored brown, orange, and yellow. The color of the flesh is often brown. The gills of Lentinellus micheneri are regularly colored brown, white, and yellow. The stem is often colored brown and yellow. The spore dust is frequently colored white.
Etymology and Classification
Lentinellus micheneri (Gender: Masculine) was scientifically described by D.N. Pegler and effectively published in 1984. The name Lentinellus micheneri is of type combination. Lentinellus micheneri has the status legitimate.
The scientific classification of Lentinellus micheneri is Fungi, Dikarya, Basidiomycota, Agaricomycotina, Agaricomycetes, Russulales, Auriscalpiaceae, Lentinellus. For further information, please see D.N. Pegler (1984, p. 245).
Lentinellus micheneri is also known for its latin synonyms Pocillaria umbilicata, Pocillaria omphalodes, Pocillaria micheneri, Pocillaria bisa, Lentinus micheneri, Lentinus dentatus var. bisus, Lentinus dentatus var. bissus, Lentinus dentatus, Lentinus cochleatus subsp. omphalodes, Lentinus bisus, Lentinus bissus, Lentinus americanus, Lentinellus umbilicatus, Lentinellus omphalodes, Lentinellus flabelliformis var. micheneri, Lentinellus bisus, Lentinellus bissus, Lentinellus americanus.
Pegler, D.N. 1983. The genus Lentinus: a world monograph. Kew Bulletin Additional Series. 10:1-281