Sensory, Occurrence, Shape, and Coloring of Neolentinus cyathiformis
SeasonMarch - November
Size4 to 14 cm
CapFunnel-Like Hemispherical Pointed Umbrella-Like
Spore DonorAdnate Decurrent Gills Bifurcate Gills Serrate
CapBrown Orange Red Yellow
StemBrown Red Yellow
Etymology and Classification of Neolentinus cyathiformis
|Scientific name||Neolentinus cyathiformis|
|Status of name||Legitimate|
|Type of name||Combination|
|Year of publication||2014|
|Authors||M. Della Maggiora|
Description of Neolentinus cyathiformis
Occurrence and Growth
Neolentinus cyathiformis is a rare mushroom that grows mainly on woods. Its main season begins in March and ends in November.
Edibility, Taste and Smell
Neolentinus cyathiformis is poorly edible. The mushroom tastes bitter.
Shape and Surface
Neolentinus cyathiformis commonly measures from 4 to 14 cm. The cap is shaped funnel-like, hemispherical, pointed, and umbrella-like. The stem is rooted and fibrous. The spore donor can be described as adnate, decurrent, gills bifurcate, and gills serrate.
The cap of Neolentinus cyathiformis is frequently colored brown, orange, red, and yellow. The color of the flesh is often white. The gills of Neolentinus cyathiformis are regularly colored brown and yellow. The stem is often colored brown, red, and yellow. The spore dust is frequently colored yellow.
Etymology and Classification
Neolentinus cyathiformis was scientifically described by M. Della Maggiora and effectively published in 2014. The name Neolentinus cyathiformis is of type combination. Neolentinus cyathiformis has the status legitimate.
The scientific classification of Neolentinus cyathiformis is Fungi, Dikarya, Basidiomycota, Agaricomycotina, Agaricomycetes, Gloeophyllales, Gloeophyllaceae, Neolentinus. For further information, please see M. Della Maggiora (2014, p. 1).
Neolentinus cyathiformis is also known for its latin synonyms Pocillaria urnula, Pocillaria schurii, Pocillaria leontopodia, Pocillaria inverseconica, Pocillaria degeneris, Pocillaria degenera, Pocillaria cyathiformis, Panus urnula, Panus schurii, Panus inverse-conicus, Panus cyathiformis, Neolentinus schaefferi, Neolentinus degener, Lentinus variabilis, Lentinus urnula, Lentinus schaefferi, Lentinus leontopodius var. leontopodius, Lentinus leontopodius, Lentinus degener var. degener, Lentinus degener, Lentinus cyathiformis, Favolus cyathiformis, Agaricus cyathiformis.
Della Maggiora, M. 2014. Nomenclatural novelties. Index Fungorum. 171:1-1