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Lachnum bicolor
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Subdivision: Pezizomycotina
Class: Leotiomycetes
Order: Helotiales
Family: Hyaloscyphaceae
Genus: Lachnum
Retz. (1779)
Type species
Lachnum agaricinum
Retz. (1795)

Lachnum is a genus of fungi in the family Hyaloscyphaceae.[1] The genus contains about 251 species.[2] It was circumscribed by Swedish botanist Anders Jahan Retzius in 1795.



  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58. Archived from the original on 2009-03-18. 
  2. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CAB International. p. 358. ISBN 0-85199-826-7. 

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