Taxon profile


Velvet Shank
Flammulina velutipes (Curtis) Singer

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Agaricomycetes »  order Agaricales »  family Physalacriaceae »  genus Flammulina

Scientific synonyms

Agaricus velutipes Curtis
Gymnopus velutipes (Curtis) Gray
Collybia velutipes (Curt.) Kumm.
Pleurotus velutipes (Curtis) Quél.
Collybidium velutipes (M.A. Curtis) Earle
Myxocollybia velutipes (Curtis) Singer
Collybia eriocephala Rea
Agaricus veluticeps Cooke & Massee
Panaeolus veluticeps (Cooke & Massee) Sacc.
Collybia veluticeps (Cooke & Massee) Sacc.

Other names

= Velvet Foot
= Velvet Stem
= Winter Mushroom


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

varietas Flammulina velutipes var. lactea (Quél.) Bas
varietas Flammulina velutipes var. velutipes (Curtis) Singer

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Links and literature

CZ Holec J., Bielich A., Beran M. (2012): Přehled hub střední Evropy, Academia Praha, 624pp [as Flammulina velutipes (Curt.) P. Karst.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2013
CZ Slavíček J. (ed.) (2014): Číselník hub České republiky [], Česká vědecká společnost pro mykologii [as Flammulina velutipes (Curtis) Singer]
Data retrieved on: 4 March 2015

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