Agaricus comtulus identification

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Agaricus comtulus Fr. syn. Psalliota comtula (Fr.) Qu?l.
Dickstieliger Zwergegerling, Kis csiperke. Cap 2?4cm across, convex expanding flat, white to ochraceous-cream. Stem 30?50 x 4?6mm, white or creamy, not bruising yellow; ring white and membranous. Flesh white but yellowing slightly in the stem base. Taste almondy, smell faintly of almonds or aniseed. Gills flesh-pink at first, darkening with age. Spore print brown. Spores ovate, 4.5?5.5?3?3.5m. Habitat in pastureland. Season late summer to autumn. Occasional. Edible. Found In Europe.

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More info about Agaricus comtulus mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Grows on the ground
Found in fields
lawns or on roadsides
Spore colour:
Purplish to black
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
White to cream
Normal size:
Less than 5cm
Dickstieliger Zwergegerling, Kis csiperke
Last modification: 2015-10-01 23:59:19

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