Sorting LYCOPERDON Names

Species on this page :



Bovista plumbea Pers. : Pers. (edible)

Calvatia gigantea (Batsch : Pers) Lloyd (edible **)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon giganteum Batsch : Pers., Langermannia gigantea (Batsch : Pers.) Rostk., Lasiosphaera gigantea (Batsch : Pers.) Smarda

Handkea excipuliformis (Pers.) Kreisel (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Calvatia excipuliformis (Pers.) Perdek, Lycoperdon saccatum Schaeff. : Fr. , Lycoperdon excipuliformis Schaeff. : Pers., Lycoperdon excipuliforme Schaeff., Lycoperdon saccatum Vahl.

FRENCH : Lycoperdon en forme de vase.

Handkea utriformis (Bull. : Pers.) Kreisel (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon caelatum Bull. : Pers., Calvatia caelata (Bull. : Pers.) Morg., Calvatia utriformis (Bull. : Pers.) Jaap

Lycoperdon candidum Pers. (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon cruciatum Rostkovius, Lycoperdon marginatum Vitt.

SPANISH : Bolita de conejo (Mexico), Ternerita dellano (Mexico), Hongo de primera clase.

Lycoperdon caudatum Schröt.

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon pedicellatum Peck non Batsch

FINNISH : Hakamaatuhkelo.

SWEDISH : Kärröksvamp .

Lycoperdon echinatum Pers. : Pers. (inedible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon constellatum Fr.

FINNISH : Piikkituhkelo.

ITALIAN : Vescia di lupo spinosa, Vescia, Sbissinu di lupu spinusu.

NORWEGIAN : Piggsvinrøyksopp.

SWEDISH : Igelkottsröksvamp.

Lycoperdon foetidum Bon. (inedible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon nigrescens (Pers.) Lloyd, Lycoperdon perlatum Pers. : Pers. var. nigrescens Pers.

Lycoperdon lividum Pers. (inedible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon spadiceum Pers.

Lycoperdon mammaeforme Pers. : Pers. (inedible) (comestible sans intérêt)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon mammiforme Pers. : Pers., Lycoperdon velatum Vitt.

FRENCH : Vesse de loup voilée.

SWEDISH : Slöjröksvamp.

Lycoperdon molle Pers. : Pers. (inedible)

FINNISH : Pehmeätuhkelo, Ruskea tuhkelo.

Lycoperdon muscorum Morgan (edible)

BENGALI : Matir phul.

HINDI : Korok.

Lycoperdon perlatum Pers. : Pers. (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon gemmatum Batsch

DANISH : Krystal-støvbold.

ENGLISH : Common puffball, Warted puffball.

FINNISH : Känsätuhkelo.

FRENCH : Vesse de loup perlée.

GERMAN : Flaschenbowist, Flaschenbovist, Flashenstäubling, Püster, Schwarziger Staubbuff, Stachelstäubling, Warzenstäubling..

ITALIAN : Vescia gemmata, Vescia minore, Vescia di lupo perlata, Sbissinu di lupu.

JAPANESE : , Kitsune no chabukuro.

SPANISH : Pedo de lobo, Cuesco de lobo, Pet de llop.

SWEDISH : Vårtig röksvamp.

Lycoperdon pyriforme Schaeff. : Pers. (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon saccatum Pers.

ENGLISH : Pear-shaped puffball.

FINNISH : Ryhmätuhkelo.

FRENCH : Lycoperdon en poire, Vesse de loup en poire.

GERMAN : Birnenbovist, Birnen-Stäubling, Birnenförmiger Stäubling.

ITALIAN : Vescia piriforme, Vescia di lupo, Piditu di lupu, Tabacchera, Sbissinu di lupu.

JAPANESE : , Tanuki no chabukuro.

SWEDISH : Gyttrad röksvamp.

Lycoperdon rimulatum Peck.

BENGALI : Bhuiphore, Patalphore, Tumb.

SPANISH : Ternerita de bosque (Mexico).

Lycoperdon umbrinum Pers. : Pers. (edible)

DUTCH : Donkerbruine Stuifzwam.

FINNISH : Ruskotuhkelo.

SPANISH : Bolita de conejo (Mexico), Ternerita de monte (Mexico).

SWEDISH : Umbraröksvamp.

Vascellum pratense (Pers.) Kreisel (edible)

SYNONYM(S) : Lycoperdon depressum Bon., Lycoperdon hiemale Vitt., Vascellum depressum (Bon.) Smarda

DUTCH : Afgeplatte stuifzwam.

GERMAN : Wiesenstäubling.

RUSSIAN : Vastsellyum polevoi. .

SPANISH : Bolita de tierra (Mexico), Cuesco de lobo (Mexico).

SWEDISH : Angsröksvamp.




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