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Hericium coralloides (Scop.) Pers., Neues Mag. Bot. 1: 109 (1794)

Hydnum coralloides Scop., Fl. carniol. Edn 2 2: 472 (1772)
Hydnum clathroides Pall., Lich. Antarct. 2: 744 (1773)
Hericium clathroides (Pall.) Pers., Comm. fung. clav.: 23 (1797)
Hydnum ramosum Bull., Schr. naturf. Ges. Leipzig 1: 104 (1822)
Hericium ramosum (Bull.) Letell., Hist. Champ. Fr.: 43 (1826)
Friesites coralloides (Scop.) P. Karst., Meddn Soc. Fauna Flora fenn. 5: 41 (1880)
Dryodon coralloides (Scop.) P. Karst., Meddn Soc. Fauna Flora fenn. 6: 15 (1881)

Descriptions, Lists & Icons:
D+I: in Phillips, R., Mushrooms and other fungi of Great Britain & Europe: 288 pp. (1981), as Hericium ramosum, p. 245
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. 54-55
D+I: in Breitenbach, J., Kršnzlin, F., Fungi of Switzerland Non gilled fungi, Heterobasidiomycetes, Aphyllophorales, Gasteromycetes 2: 412 pp. (1986), p. 240, pl. 286
D: in Hansen, L. & Knudsen, H., Nordic Macromycetes Heterobasidioid, Aphyllophoroid and Gasteromycetoid Basidiomycetes 3: 444 pp. (1997), p. 284

Conservation Status: Vulnerable (Red Data List, Ing 1992); Near Threatened (Red Data List, Evans et al. 2006); BAP species

The genus Hericium, Gordon Dickson

Hericiaceae, Russulales, Incertae sedis, Agaricomycetes, Basidiomycota

FRDBI summary data (157 records)

Distribution Map from NBN Gateway

Distribution Map from GBIF Portal

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