Stropharia aeruginosa identification

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Stropharia aeruginosa (Curt. ex Fr.) Qu?l. Verdigris Agaric, Strophaire vert-de-gris, Vert-de-gris, Gr?nspantr?uschling, Z?ld harmatgomba, Strofaria grigio-verde, Kopergroenezwam. Cap 2?8cm across, convex to bell-shaped then flattened and slightly umbonate, blue to blue-green from the gluten and flecked with white scales, becoming pale yellowish as this is lost. Stem 40?100 x 4?12mm, whitish to blue, apex smooth, covered in small whitish scales below the spreading membranous ring. Flesh whitish-blue. Smell none. Gills white then clay brown, often with a white edge. Cheilocystidia obtuse, clavate-capitate or lageniform capitate; lanceolate chrysocystidia found on gill face and only rarely on gill-edge. Spore print brownish-purple. Spores elliptic, 7?10 x 5um. Habitat woods, heaths and pastures. Season late spring to late autumn. Common. Poisonous. Distribution, America and Europe.

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More info about Stropharia aeruginosa mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Poisonous/Suspect
Habitat:
Grows on plant material/manure
lawns or on roadsides
Found in fields
Grows on the ground
Grows in woods
Spore colour:
Light to dark brown
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Green
Blue
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Flesh:
Mushroom slimy or sticky
Gr?nspantr?uschling, Strophaire vert-de-gris, Verdigris Agaric, Vert-de-gris, Z?ld harmatgomba
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Agaricales
Family:
Strophariaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:43:27

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