Pholiota malicola

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Pholiota malicola
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Strophariaceae
Genus: Pholiota
Species: P. malicola
Binomial name
Pholiota malicola
(Kauffman) A.H.Sm. (1934)
  • Flammula malicola Kauffman (1926)

Pholiota malicola is a species of fungus in the Strophariaceae family of mushrooms. Originally called Flammula malicola by mycologist Calvin Henry Kauffman in 1926, it was transferred to the genus Pholiota by Alexander H. Smith in 1934.[1] It is found in North America, and Australia.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Smith AH (1934). "New and unusual agarics from Michigan". Annales Mycologici. 32: 471–484. 
  2. ^ Hongo T, Mills AK (1988). "Five noteworthy larger fungi new to Tasmania Australia". Nippon Kingakukai Kaiho. 29 (4): 351–358. ISSN 0029-0289.