Sensory, Occurrence, Shape, and Coloring of Phyllotus porrigens
SeasonJune - November
Size2 to 14 cm
Spore DonorAdnate Decurrent Gills Narrow
Etymology and Classification of Phyllotus porrigens
|Scientific name||Phyllotus porrigens|
|Status of name||Legitimate|
|Type of name||Combination|
|Year of publication||1879|
Description of Phyllotus porrigens
Occurrence and Growth
Phyllotus porrigens (English: Angel's wings) is a common mushroom that grows mainly on woods. Its main season begins in June and ends in November.
Edibility, Taste and Smell
Phyllotus porrigens is deadly poisonous. The mushroom tastes mild and mushroom-like. Its smell can be described as mushroom-like.
Shape and Surface
Phyllotus porrigens commonly measures from 2 to 14 cm. The cap is shaped umbrella-like. The fruit body is tufted. The stem is rooted and fibrous. The spore donor can be described as adnate, decurrent, and gills narrow.
The cap of Phyllotus porrigens is frequently colored white and yellow. The color of the flesh is often white and yellow. The gills of Phyllotus porrigens are regularly colored white and yellow. The stem is often colored white and yellow. The spore dust is frequently colored white.
Etymology and Classification
Phyllotus porrigens (Gender: Masculine) was scientifically described by P.A. Karsten and effectively published in 1879. The name Phyllotus porrigens is of type combination. Phyllotus porrigens has the status legitimate.
The scientific classification of Phyllotus porrigens is Fungi, Dikarya, Basidiomycota, Agaricomycotina, Agaricomycetes, Agaricomycetidae, Agaricales, Tricholomataceae, Phyllotus. For further information, please see P.A. Karsten (1879, p. 92).
Phyllotus porrigens is also known for its latin synonyms Pleurotus porrigens, Pleurotellus porrigens, Pleurocybella porrigens, Nothopanus porrigens, Geopetalum abietinum, Dendrosarcus porrigens.
Karsten, P.A. 1879. Rysslands, Finlands och den Skandinaviska halföns Hattsvampar. Förra Delen: Skifsvampar. Bidrag till Kännedom av Finlands Natur och Folk. 32:1-571