Roan Mountain Fungi Species List

By Tommy Cox

(updated 1/21/05)

 

 

NAME

COMMON NAME

TYPE

ORDER

FAMILY

Agaricus silvaticus

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Agaricaceae

Amanita bisporigera

Destroying Angel

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita brunnescens

Brown Blusher

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita citrina

Citron Amanita

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita daucipes

Turnip-Foot Amanita

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita farinosa

Powder-Cap Amanita

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita flavoconia

Yellow Patches

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita jacksonii

American Caesarís Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita onusta

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita rubescens

Blusher

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita sinicoflava

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Amanita volvata

Volvate Amanita

Gilled

Agaricales

Amanitaceae

Armillaria mellea

Honey Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Ascobolus carbonarius

Burn Site Shield Cup

Cup

Pezizales

Ascobolaceae

Ascocoryne cyclichnium

-----

Jelly

Helotiales

Leotiaceae

Ascocoryne sarcoides

Purple Jelly Drops

Jelly

Helotiales

Leotiaceae

Ascotremella faginea

-----

Jelly

Helotiales

Helotiaceae

Austroboletus gracilis a.k.a. Tylopilus gracilis

Graceful Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Bisporella citrina

Yellow Fairy Cups

Cup

Helotiales

Leotiaceae

Boletinus cavipes a.k.a. Suillus cavipes

Larch Suillus

Pored

Agaricales

Boletaceae

Boletus auriporous

-----

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Boletus bicolor

Red & Yellow Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Boletus griseus

Gray Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Boletus hortonii

Corrugated Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Boletus innixus

Clustered Brown Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Boletus subvelutipes

Red-mouth Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Boletus variipes

Variable Footed Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Calocera viscosa

Yellow Tuning Fork

Coral

Dacrymycetales

Dacrymycetaceae

Calostoma cinnabarina

Gelatinous Stalked Puffball

Puffball

Boletales

Sclerodermataceae

Cantharellus cibarius

Golden Chanterelle

Gilled

Cantharellales

Cantharellaceae

Cantharellus tubaeformis

 

Gilled

 

 

Chlorociboria aeruginascens

Blue-green Wood Stain

Cup

Helotiales

Helotiaceae

Clavaria rubicundula

Smoky Worm Coral

Coral

Agaricales

Clavariaceae

Clavaria vermicularis

White Worm Coral

Coral

Agaricales

Clavariaceae

Clavariadelphus truncatus

Flat-topped Fairy Club

Club

Phallales

Gomphaceae

Clavicorona pyxidata

Crown-tipped Coral

Coral

Russulales

Auriscalpiaceae

Clavulina amethystina

Violet-branched Coral

Coral

Aphyllophorales

Clavariaceae

Clavulina cinerea

-----

Coral

Cantharellales

Clavulinaceae

Clavulina cristata

Crested Coral

Coral

Cantharellales

Clavulinaceae

Clitocybe gibba

Funnel Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Clitocybe nebularis

 

Gilled

 

 

Clitocybe odora

Anise-scented Clitocybe

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Collybia conigenoides

a.k.a. Strobilurus conigenoides

Magnolia-cone Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Coltricia cinnamomea

Shiny Cinnamon Polypore

Pored

Hymenochaetales

Hymenochaetaceae

Coprinus plicatilis

Parasol Inky-cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Coprinaceae

Cordyceps capitata

-----

Club

Sphaeriales

Clavicipitaceae

Cordydeps militaris

Orange Club Cordydeps

Misc.

Hypocreales

Clavicipitaceae

Coriolus versicolor a.k.a. Trametes versicolor

Turkey Tail

Bracket

Polyporales

Polyporaceae

Cortinarius alboviolaceus

Silvery-violet Cort

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Cortinarius iodes

Spotted Cortinarius

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Cortinarius pyriodorus

Lilac Conifer Cortinarius

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Cortinarius violaceus

Violet Cort

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Craterellus cornucopoides

Black Trumpet

Gilled

Cantharellales

Cantharellaceae

Crepidotus applanatus

Flat Crep

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Crepidotus fusisporus var. rameus

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Crepidotaceae

Crepidotus mollis

Soft Slipper, Jelly Crep

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Crepidotus versutus

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Crepidotaceae

Crucibulum laeve

White-egg Birdís Nest

Cup

Agaricales

Nidulariaceae

Cyathus striatus

Fluted Birdís Nest

Cup

Nidulariales

Nidulariaceae

Dacrymyces palmatus

Orange Jelly

Jelly

Dacrymycetales

Dacrymycetaceae

Daedaleopsis confragosa

Thin-walled Maze Polypore

Bracket

Polyporales

Polyporaceae

Daldinia concentrica

Carbon Ball

Misc.

Xylariales

Xylariaceae

Dentinum repandum

-----

Toothed

Aphyllophorales

Hydnaceae

Entoloma arbotivum

Aborted Entoloma

Gilled

Agaricales

Entolomataceae

Entoloma murrayi a.k.a. Nolanea murrayi

Yellow Unicorn Entoloma

Gilled

Agaricales

Entolomataceae

Entoloma rhodopolium

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Entolomataceae

Entoloma salmoneum

 

 

 

 

Entoloma serrulatum a.k.a. Leptonia serrulatum

Blue-toothed Entoloma

Gilled

Agaricales

Agaricales

Entoloma strictius

Straight-Stalked Entoloma

Gilled

Agaricales

Entolomataceae

Favolus alveolaris a.k.a. Polyporus mori

Hexagonal-Pored Polypored

Pored

Polyporales

Polyporaceae

Fomes fomentarius

Tinder Polypore

Bracket

Polyporales

Polyporaceae

Galerina autumnalis

Deadly Galerina

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Ganoderma applanatum

Artistsís Conk

Bracket

Polyporales

Ganodermataceae

Ganoderma tsugae

Varnish Shelf

Bracket

Polyporales

Ganodermataceae

Geastrum saccatum

Rounded Earthstar

Earthstar

Lycoperdales

Geastraceae

Geopyxis carbonaria

Pyxie Cup

Cup

Pezizales

Pyronemataceae

Gomphus floccosus a.k.a.

Cantharellus floccosus

Scaly Chanterelle

Gilled

Phallales

Gomphaceae

Grifola frondosa

Hen of the Woods

Misc.

Polyporales

Meripilaceae

Gymnopus confluens

Tufted Collybia

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Gyroporus castaneus

Chestnut Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Gyroporaceae

Helvella crispa

White Elfin Saddle

Misc.

Pezizales

Helvelaceae

Helvella macropus

Scrufy Elfin Cup

Cup

Pezizales

Helvelaceae

Hericium ramosum

Comb Tooth

Toothed

Russulales

Hericiaceae

Humaria hemisphaerica

Brown Haired Fairy Cup

Cup

Pezizales

Helvelaceae

Hydnellum caeruleum

Blue Tooth

Toothed

Aphyllophorales

Hydnaceae

Hydnellum scrobiculatum

Rough Hydnellum

Toothed

Aphyllophorales

Hydnaceae

Hydnellum spongiosipes

Spongy-footed Tooth

Toothed

Aphyllophorales

Hydnaceae

Hydnellum zonatum

Zoned Tooth

Toothed

Aphyllophorales

Hydnaceae

Hydnum repandum a.k.a. Dentinum repandum

Sweet Tooth or

Hedgehog

Toothed

Cantharellales

Hydnaceae

Hygrocybe bakerensis

Tawny Almond Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrocybe ceracea

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrocybe laeta

Slippery Skunk Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrocybe pratensis

Salmon Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus cantharellus

Chanterelle Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus coccineus

Scarlet Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus conicus

Witcheís Hat

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus eburneus

White Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus flavescens

Golden Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus miniatus

Fading Scarlet Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus psittacinus

Parrot Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Hygrophoraceae

Hygrophorus russula

Russula-Like Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Hygrophorus tennesseenis

Tennessee Waxy Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Hypholoma fasciculare a.k.a. Naematoloma fasciculare

Sulphur Tuft

Gilled

Agaricales

Strophariaceae

Hypholoma sublateritium a.k.a. Naematoloma sublateritium

Brick Cap

Gilled

Agaricales

Strophariaceae

Hypoxylon fragiforme

Red-Cushion

Misc.

Sphaeriales

Xylariaceae

Inocybe calamistrata

Green-foot Inocybe

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Laccaria laccata

Common Laccaria

Gilled

Agaricales

Hydnangiaceae

Lactarius chrysorheus

-----

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

†††††† Lactarius corrugis

Corrugated Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius croceus

-----

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius deceptivus

Deceptive Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius gerardii

Gerardís Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius hygophoroides

Hygrophorus Milky

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius peckii

Peckís Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius piperatus

Peppery Milky

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius representaneus

Bearded Milky

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius scrobilulatus

Spotted-Stalk Milky

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius specious

-----

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius subplinthogalus

-----

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius subpurpureus

Wine-Red Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius theiogalus

Sulphur-Milk Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius torminosus

Wooly Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius uvidus

Violet-Latex Lactarius

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Lactarius volemus

Bradley

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Laetiporus sulphureus

Sulphur Shelf

Bracket

Polyporales

Polyporaceae

Leccinum albellum

-----

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Leccinum scabrum

Common Scaber Stalk

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Lentinellus ursinus

Bear Lentinus

Gilled

Russulales

Auriscalpiaceae

Leotia viscosa

Green-headed Jelly Club

Club

Helotiales

Leotiaceae

Lepista nuda a.k.a. Clitocybe nuda

Blewit

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Leucopholiota decorosa

Decorated Pholiota

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Lycogala epidendrum

Wolfís-Milk Slime

Slime Mold

Liceales

Enteridaceae

Lycoperdon coloratum

-----

Puffball

Lycoperdales

Lycoperdaceae

Lycoperdon perlatum

Gem-studded Puffball

Puff Ball

Lycoperdales

Lycoperdaceae

Lycoperdon pyriforme

Pear-shaped Puffball

Puff Ball

Lycoperdales

Lycoperdaceae

Marasmius siccus

Orange Pinwhell Marasmius

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Marasmius strictipes

Orange-Yellow Marasmius

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Marasmiellus opacus

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Megacollybia platyphylla a.k.a. Tricholomopsis platyphylla

Broad Gill

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Melanoleuca alboflavida

Yellowish-White Melanoleuca

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Microglossum rufum

Yellow Earth Tongue

Club

Helotiales

Leotiaceae

Mutinus elegans

Elegant Stinkhorn

Club

Phallales

Phallaceae

Mycena leaiana

Orange Mycena

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Panellus stipticus

Luminescent Panellus

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Peziza succosa

Yellow Sap Cup

Cup

Pezizales

Pezizaceae

Phaeomarasmius erinaceellus a.k.a. Pholiota erinaceella

Powder-Scale Pholiota

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Phallogaster saccatus

Club-Shaped Stinkhorn

Misc.

Phallales

Hysterangiaceae

Phellodon confluens

-----

Toothed

Aphyllophorales

Hydnaceae

Phylloporus rhodoxanthus a.k.a. Paxillus rhodoxanthus

Gilled Bolete

Gilled

Boletales

Boletaceae

Plicaturopsis crispa

Crimped Gill

Bracket

Polyporales

Atheliaceae

Pluteus cervinus

Fawn Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Pleurotaceae

Pluteus leoninus

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Pleurotaceae

Pleurotus ostereatus

Oyster Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Pleurotaceae

Psathyrella delineata

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Coprinaceae

Psathyrella hydrophila

Clustered Psathyrella

Gilled

Agaricales

Coprinaceae

Psathyrella rugocephala

Corrugated-Cap Psathyrella

Gilled

Agaricales

Coprinaceae

Ramaria flava

-----

Coral

Aphyllophorales

Ramariaceae

Ramaria formosa a.k.a. Clavaria formosa

Yellow-tipped Coral

Coral

Phallales

Ramariaceae

Ramaria gelatinus

Jellied-base Coral

Coral

Aphyllophorales

Clavariaceae

Ramaria grandis

-----

Coral

Aphyllophorales

Clavariaceae

Ramaria stricta a.k.a. Clavaria stricta

Straight-branched Coral

Coral

Phallales

Ramariaceae

Ramariopsis kunzei

White Coral

Coral

Aphyllophorales

Clavariaceae

Rhizina undulata

Pine-Fire Cushion

Misc.

Pezizales

Rhizinaceae

Rozites caperata

Gypsy Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Cortinariaceae

Russula brevipes

Short-Stalked White Russula

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Russula flavida

-----

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Russula rosea

Rosy Russula

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Russula variata

Variable Russula

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Russula virescens

Green Quilt Russula

Gilled

Russulales

Russulaceae

Sarcoscypha occidentalis

Stalked Scarlet Cup

Cup

Pezizales

Sarcoscyphaceae

Scleroderma citrinum

Poison Pigskin Puffball

Puff Ball

Boletales

Sclerodermataceae

Scutellinia scutellata

Eyelesh Cup

Cup

Pezizales

Pyronemataceae

Strobilomyces floccopus

Old Man of the Woods

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Strobilurus congenoides

Magnolia-Cone Mushroom

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Stropharia hardii

Hardís Stropharia

Gilled

Agaricales

Strophariaceae

Stropharia thrausta a.k.a. Psilocybe thrausta

Fall Pumpkin Psilocybe

Gilled

Agaricales

Strophariaceae

Suillus granulatus

Granulated Slippery Jack

Pored

Boletales

Suillaceae

Suillus pictus

Painted Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Suillaceae

Tectella patellaris

Veiled Panus

Bracket

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Thelephora terrestris

-----

Misc.

Thelephorales

Thelephoraceae

Tremella mesenterica

Witcheís Butter

Jelly

Tremellales

Tremellaceae

Tremella reticulata

White Coral Jelly

Jelly

Tremellales

Tremellaceae

Tremellodendron pallidum

False Coral Fungus

Jelly

Tremellales

Exidiaceae

Trichoglossum hirsutum

Velvety Black Earth Tongue

Club

Helotiales

Geoglossaceae

Tricholoma aurantium

Golden Orange Tricholoma

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Tricholoma caligatum a.k.a. Armillaria caligatum

Fragrant Armillaria

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Tricholoma columbetta a.k.a. Tricholoma resplendens

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Tricholoma sejunctum

Seperated Tricholoma

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Tricholoma sulphurescens

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Tylopilus atronicotianus

False Black Velvet Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Tylopilus eximius

Lilac-Brown Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Tylopilus felleus

Bitter Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Tylopilus rubrobrunneus

Reddish brown Bitter Bolete

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Tylopilus violantincus

Pale Violet Bitter Boleted

Pored

Boletales

Boletaceae

Tyromyces caesius

Blue Cheese Polypore

Bracket

Polyporales

Polyporaceae

Tyromyces chioneus

White Cheese Polypore

Bracket

Polyporales

Polyporaceae

Ustulina deusta

Carbon Cusion

Misc.

Sphaerieles

Xylariaceae

Vascellum pratense

-----

Puffball

Lycoperdales

Lycoperdaceae

Wynnea americana

Moose Antlers

Cup

Pezizales

Sarcoscyphaceae

Xeromphelina tenuipes

-----

Gilled

Agaricales

Tricholomataceae

Xerula furfuracea

Rooting Agaric

Gilled

Agaricales

Marasmiaceae

Xerula megalospora

Lesser Rooting Xerula

Gilled

Agaricales

Marasmiaceae

Xylaria hypoxylon

Carbon Antlerss

Club

Xylariales

Xylariaceae

Xylaria longipes

Long-footed Xylaria

Club

Xylariales

Xylariaceae

Xylaria polymorpha

Dead Manís Fingers

Club

Xylariales

Xylariaceae