Cantharellula umbonata

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Cantharellula umbonata
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Hygrophoraceae
Genus: Cantharellula
Species: C. umbonata
Binomial name
Cantharellula umbonata
(J.F.Gmel.) Singer (1936)
  • Merulius umbonatus J.F.Gmel. (1792)

Cantharellula umbonata is an edible species of fungus in the genus Cantharellula native to eastern North America. It is associated with Polytrichum moss and fruits in the summer and fall.[1]


  1. ^ Miller Jr., Orson K.; Miller, Hope H. (2006). North American Mushrooms: A Field Guide to Edible and Inedible Fungi. FalconGuides. Globe Pequot Press. p. 332. ISBN 978-0-7627-3109-1. 

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