Agaricus porphyrocephalus identification

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Agaricus porphyrocephalus M-ller syn. Psalliota porphyrea M-ller
Rotbrauner Egerling Cap 3-8cm across, hemispherical to flat, brown, with darker radiating fibrils. Stem 30-40 x 10-20mm, white, slightly tapering towards the base or sometimes slightly swollen and bulbous; ring thin and white. Flesh white to pale flesh-coloured. Taste and smell mushroomy. Gills pink at first, later chocolate brown. Cheilocystidia absent. Spore print brown. Spores 5-7-3-4.5m. Habitat lawns or pastures. Season autumn. Rare. Edibility suspect -avoid. Found In Europe.

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More info about Agaricus porphyrocephalus mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Inedible
Habitat:
Found in fields
lawns or on roadsides
Spore colour:
Purplish to black
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Grey to beige
Brown
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
Europe
Rotbrauner Egerling
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Agaricales
Family:
Agaricaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-02 00:22:14

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