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Small to medium sized, fleshy mushrooms with a tough, cartilaginous stem. Saprobic on soil. Gills adnexed to free; spores white, smooth, nonamyloid.
Poorly understood taxonomically, at least seven species have been reported from New Zealand, only those listed below have descriptions or images available from NZFungi.

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 Collybia acervata
 Collybia cockaynei  
 Collybia distorta
 Collybia druceae  
 Collybia dryophila
 Collybia incarnata  
 Collybia inolens
 Collybia kidsoniae  
 Collybia laccatina  
 Collybia lacerata
 Collybia nummularia  
 Collybia peronata  
 Collybia vinacea  
 Collybia xanthopus