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Hericium cirrhatum (Pers.) Nikol., Acta Inst. Bot. Acad. Sci. USSR Plant. Crypt. Fasc. II 6: 343 (1950)

Hydnum cirrhatum Pers., Neues Mag. Bot. 1: 109 (1794)
Hydnum diversidens Fr., Syst. mycol. 1: 411 (1821)
Creolophus cirrhatus (Pers.) P. Karst., Meddn Soc. Fauna Flora fenn. 5: 42 (1879)
Hericium diversidens (Fr.) Nikol., Acta Inst. Bot. Acad. Sci. USSR Plant. Crypt. Fasc. II 6: 222 (1961)

Descriptions, Lists & Icons:
D+I: in Phillips, R., Mushrooms and other fungi of Great Britain & Europe: 288 pp. (1981), as Creolophus cirrhatus, p. 246-247
D+I: in Pegler, D.N., Roberts, P.J. & Spooner, B.M., British Chanterelles and Tooth Fungi: an account of the British Cantharelloid and stipitate Hydnoid Fungi, (Ed.: Pegler D.N., Roberts P.J., and Spooner B.M.): 114 pp. (1997), p. 52-53
D+I: in Breitenbach, J., Kränzlin, F., Fungi of Switzerland Non gilled fungi, Heterobasidiomycetes, Aphyllophorales, Gasteromycetes 2: 412 pp. (1986), as Creolophus cirrhatus, p. 238, pl. 284
D: in Hansen, L. & Knudsen, H., Nordic Macromycetes Heterobasidioid, Aphyllophoroid and Gasteromycetoid Basidiomycetes 3: 444 pp. (1997), as Creolophus cirrhatus, p. 283

Conservation Status: Vulnerable (Red Data List, Ing 1992) as Creolophus cirrhatus; removed from list (Red Data List, Evans et al. 2006)

The genus Hericium, Gordon Dickson

Hericiaceae, Russulales, Incertae sedis, Agaricomycetes, Basidiomycota

FRDBI summary data (267 records)

Distribution Map from NBN Gateway

Distribution Map from GBIF Portal

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