Agrocybe paludosa identification

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Agrocybe paludosa (Lange) K?hn. & Romagn. syn. Pholiota praecox var. paludosa LangeSumpf-Ackerling Pholiote des marais Cap 1.5?3cm across, convex then flattened with broad umbo, dirty cream to pale tan, especially at the centre. Stem 40?70 x 2?3mm, cream flushed with cap colour, ring near apex, rather broad and fragile. Flesh thin, whitish in cap, brownish in stem. Smell of meal. Gills adnate, pale at first then darker brown. Spore print light cigar-brown. Spores ovoid-ellipsoid, 9?10 x 5?5.5?. Cap cuticle cellular. Habitat in marshy meadows. Season late spring in summer. Rare. Not edible. Distribution, America and Europe.

Agrocybe paludosa photos

More info about Agrocybe paludosa mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Stem much longer than cap diameter
Found in fields
lawns or on roadsides
Spore colour:
Light to dark brown
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Grey to beige
White to cream
Normal size:
Less than 5cm
North America
Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
Pholiote des marais, Sumpf-Ackerling
Last modification: 2015-10-02 00:27:56

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