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Synonyms for Lycoperdon

genus of fungi whose fruiting body tapers toward a base consisting of spongy mycelium

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Some members belonging to genus Bovista Lycoperdon are edible and have medicinal value (Lans et al.
We collected genera whose distribution is restricted to a temperate climate, such as Lycoperdon, Scleroderma, and Cyathus, exclusively in oak forest.
mexicana, Stropharia semiglobata, Amanita caesarea, Lentinus cubensis, Stereum hirsutum, Polyporus arcularius, Lycoperdon candidum, L.
Borregos [flecha diestra] Lycoperdon perlatum Gachupin [flecha diestra] Helvella crispa Jicaras o yema [flecha diestra] Amanita caesarea Enchilada roja [flecha diestra] Lactarius salmonicolor Iieim Pambazos de encinal [flecha diestra] B.
A mushroom (1), the common puffball Lycoperdon perlatum, often recognized and appreciated as a delicious food early in its vegetation period, was seen within the herbal landscape of the 19th century Estonia only when the brown dusting fruit body appeared.
The new species here proposed has, as the main features: exoperidium corky, smooth, one-layered, pseudoparenchymatous; endoperidium thin, papyraceous, dextrinoid; subgleba cellular; capillitium septate, dissociated at the septal site, lycoperdon type, without pores, elastic and spores amigdaloid, 4-6 (-7) x 2.