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PSATHYRELLACEAE (Singer) Vilgalys, Moncalvo & Redhead (a family of inkcap and brittlestem toadstools)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Dung fungi

Doveri, F., 2007 Fungi Fimicoli Italici: a guide to the recognition of basidiomycetes and ascomycetes living on faecal material

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 30 general literature references to PSATHYRELLACEAE (a family of inkcap and brittlestem toadstools)

PSATHYRELLACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 419 feeding and other relationships of PSATHYRELLACEAE (a family of inkcap and brittlestem toadstools)

Further Information

Curation Most can be dried in the normal way, but species which autodigest too quickly can be placed in the air stream from a fan heater for fast, effective results.
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