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)

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