Definition of Gymnopilus
1. Noun. A genus of fungus characterized by the orange color of the spore deposit.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Cortinariaceae, Family Cortinariaceae
Member holonyms: Gymnopilus Spectabilis, Gymnopilus Validipes, Gymnopilus Ventricosus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gymnopilus
Literary usage of Gymnopilus
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1. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1917)
"Phylloporus, gymnopilus (Flammula), and Hebeloma. A summary of the North American species in these genera is given below: Dr. PA Rydberg followed with some ..."