Connopus

Connopus

Connopus acervatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Marasmiaceae
Genus: Connopus
R.H.Petersen (2010)
Type species
Connopus acervatus
R.H.Petersen (2010)
Synonyms[1]

Agaricus acervatus Fr. (1821)
Agaricus erythropus var. acervatus (Fr.) Pers. (1828)
Collybia acervata (Fr.) P.Kumm. (1871)
Marasmius acervatus (Fr.) P.Karst. (1889)
Gymnopus acervatus (Fr.) Murrill (1916)

Connopus is a fungal genus in the Marasmiaceae family. The monotypic genus was circumscribed in 2010 to accommodate the species Connopus acervatus, formerly in the genus Gymnopus.[2] It is found in North American and Europe, where it grows in dense clusters on decaying wood.[3]

See also

Fungi portal
  • List of Marasmiaceae genera

References