Rhodophyllus brunneolus (S.Ito & S.Imai) S.Ito (1959)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Leptonia brunneola S.Ito & S.Imai (basionym)


Invalid. A synonym of Entoloma japonense (Hosaka et al., 2018).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: 1936 or later



Mount Asahi, Chichijima, Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara Islands), Japan


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Ito, S. and Imai, S. (1940). Fungi of the Bonin Islands IV. Transactions of the Sapporo Natural History Society 16: 45-56.

Other references:

Hosaka, K., Kobayashi, T., Castellano, M. A. and Orihara, T. (2018). The Status of Voucher Specimens of Mushroom Species Thought to Be Extinct from Japan. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., B 44(2): 53-66.

Ito, S. (1959). Mycological Flora of Japan. Vol. II. Basidiomycetes. No. 5. Agaricales, Gasteromycetales. Yokendo, Tokyo.

Neda, Hitoshi and Sato, Hiroki. (2008). List of agaricoid fungi reported from subtropical area of Japan. 日菌報 49: 64-90.


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