Sorting Agaricus Names

Species on this page :

Agaricus arvensis Schaeff. : Secr. (edible **)

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota arvensis (Schaeff. : Secr.) Kummer

BENGALI : Banger chhata.

CHINESE : Ye mo gu, Tian mo gu.

DANISH : Ager-champignon.

ENGLISH : Horse mushroom.

FRENCH : Agaric des jachères, Boule de neige, Rosé des prés.

ITALIAN : Prataiolo maggiore.

JAPANESE : Shiro oo hara take.

RUSSIAN : Shampin'on polevoi.

SPANISH : Hongo blanco (Mexico).

SWEDISH : Allmän champinjon.

Agaricus augustus Fr. (edible **)

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota augusta (Fr.) Quél.

CHINESE : Da zi gu.

FRENCH : Psalliote auguste.

SPANISH : Champiñón grande (Mexico)

Agaricus bisporus (J. Lange) Imbach

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota brunnescens Peck, Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Sing.

var. vulgaris

DANISH : Have-champignon.


Agaricus bisporus (J. Lange) Imbach var. hortensis (J. Lange) Pil. (edible **)

SYNONYM(S) : Agaricus bisporus (Lange) Sing. var. sativus, Agaricus hortensis (Cooke) Pilat

CHINESE : Er bao mo gu, Yang mo gu, Bai mo gu, Bai jun, Xi yang cao gu, Yang jun, Yang xun, Yang er.

DANISH : Dyrket champignon.

DUTCH : Gekweekte champignon.

ENGLISH : Cultivated mushroom, White mushroom, Button mushroom, Cup mushroom.

FINNISH : Tarhaherkkusieni.

FRENCH : Champignon cultivé, Champignon de couche, Champignon de Paris, Psalliote cultivée.

GERMAN : Kulturchampignon, Zuchtpilz.

ITALIAN : Fungo coltivato.

JAPANESE : , Seiyou matsutake, Shanpinion, Masshuruumu, Tsukuri take.

PORTUGUESE : Cogumelo de cultura, Cogumelo cultivado.

SPANISH : Champiñón de Paris, Champiñón.

SWEDISH : Odlad champinjon.

Agaricus bitorquis (Quél.) Sacc. (edible **)

SYNONYM(S) : Agaricus edulis (Vitt.) Möller & Schaeff., Agaricus campestris L. : Fr. subsp. bitorquis (Quél.) Konrad & Maubl., Psalliota rodmanii (Peck) Kauffm., Psalliota campestris L. var. edulis Vitt., Agaricus rodmanii Peck.

DANISH : Vejchampignon.

DUTCH : Straatchampignon.

ENGLISH : White mushroom.

FINNISH : Puistoherkkusieni.

FRENCH : Agaric des trottoirs.

GERMAN : Scheidenegerling, Strassenchampignon, Stadtchampignon.

ITALIAN : Agarico dell' asfalto.

NORWEGIAN : Bysjampinjong.

PORTUGUESE : Cogumelo branco cultivado.

SPANISH : Agárico bianillado, Llanero (Mexico).

SWEDISH : Vägchampinjon.

TAGALOG : Kabuteng parang.

Agaricus campestris L. : Fr. (edible ***)

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota campestris (L. : Fr.) Quél.

CHINESE : Mo gu, Si bao mo gu, Mo gu xun, Mo gu xun, Rou xun.

DANISH : Mark-champignon.

ENGLISH : Field mushroom.

FRENCH : Psalliote champêtre, Psalliote des champs, Agaric champêtre, Agaric des champs, Rosé des prés, Boule de neige, Pratelle.

GERMAN : Wiesenchampignon, Angerling, Brachpilz, Feldegerling.

ITALIAN : Prataiolo.

JAPANESE : Hara take.

SPANISH : Champiñón de campo.

TAGALOG : Kabuteng parang na puti.

Agaricus comtulus Fr. (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota comtula (Fr.) Quél.

DUTCH : Kleine champignon.

GERMAN : Triften-Egerling.

SWEDISH : Rödskivig dvärgchampinjon, Rödskiviling dvärgchampinjon.

Agaricus excellens (Miller) Miller

SYNONYM(S) : Agaricus excellens (Møller) Møller, Psalliota excellens Møller, Psalliota excellens Miller

FRENCH : Psaliote excellente.

GERMAN : Riesen-Egerling.

Agaricus fuscofibrillus (Miller) Pil.

Agaricus haemorrhoidarius Kchb. & Schulz.

Agaricus impudicus (Rea) Pil.

SYNONYM(S) : Agaricus variegans Miller

Agaricus langei (Miller) Miller (edible ***)

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota langei Miller

DUTCH : Knolloze boschampignon.

GERMAN : Grosser Waldegerling.

SWEDISH : Blodchampinjon.

Agaricus lanipes (Miller & Schaeff.) Sing. (edible ***)

FRENCH : Psalliote à pied laineux.

GERMAN : Breitschuppiger Waldegerling.

Agaricus macrosporus (Miller & Schaeff.) Pil. (edible **)

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota arvensis subsp. macrospora Miller & Schaeff.

DUTCH : Grootsporige champignon.

GERMAN : Grosssporiger Champignon

Agaricus silvaticus Schaeff. (edible ***)

SYNONYM(S) : Psalliota silvatica (Schaeff.) Kummer

FRENCH : Agaric des bois, Agaric forestier.

JAPANESE : Mori hara take.

NORWEGIAN : Blodsjampinjong.

SWEDISH : Skogschampinjon.

Agaricus silvicola (Vitt.) Peck. (edible **)

SYNONYM(S) : Agaricus silvicola Fr.

ENGLISH : Wood mushroom.

FRENCH : Agaric des bois, Agaric forestier.

JAPANESE : , Shiro mori no kasa.

SPANISH : Champiñón anisado.

Agaricus subperonatus (J. Lange) Sing.

Agaricus subrufescens Peck (edible)

ENGLISH : Reddish psalliota.

Agaricus vaporarius (Vitt.) Capelli (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Agaricus silvicola Fr.

DUTCH : Gordelchampignon.

GERMAN : Kompost-Egerling.

SWEDISH : Brunfjällig champinjon.



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