Hygrocybe macrospora (S. Ito & S. Imai) S. Ito

Great-spored Waxcap (Hygrocybe macrospora)  

This species is known only from a single locality on the island of Chichijima in the Ogasawara Islands, Japan.

The species is considered extinct. [1]



[1] Kentaro Hosaka; Takahito Kobayashi; Michael A. Castellano; Takamichi Orihara: The status of voucher specimens of mushroom species thought to be extinct from Japan. Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science Ser. B 44(2): 53-66. 2018


edited: 31.08.2020