Alboleptonia sericella identification

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Alboleptonia sericella (Fr.) Largent & Benedict syn. Entoloma sericellum var. sericellum (Fr.) Rummer Feh?rpityke d?ggomba. Cap 1-2.5cm across, convex becoming expanded, sometimes with a depressed disc, margin sometimes slightly lined in age; white becoming pinkish; dry, sometimes felty to scaly on the disc. Gills adnate often with a decurrent tooth, close to subdistant, broad to moderately broad; white then pale pinkish tawny. Stem 15-60 x 1-3mm, solid or becoming hollow; whitish becoming dingy or vinaceous in age; smooth, silky, with a bloom toward the top. Flesh thin, fragile; white. Odor mild. Taste mild. Spores nodulose, 8.5-11 x 6-7.5?. Deposit pinkish. Habitat growing on soil under conifers and hardwoods. Found in central and eastern -North America and in Washington. Season July-September. Not edible.

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More info about Alboleptonia sericella mushroom

Stem type:
Stem much longer than cap diameter
Simple stem
Grows in woods
Found in fields
lawns or on roadsides
Spore colour:
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
White to cream
Normal size:
Less than 5cm
North America
Feh?rpityke d?ggomba
Last modification: 2015-10-02 00:30:16

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