Stropharia aurantiaca identification

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Stropharia aurantiaca (Cke.) Orton New syn. Leratiomyces ceres Orangeroter Tr?uschling T?glav?r?s harmatgomba, narancspiros harmatgomba Redlead Roundhead. Cap 1.5?5.5cm across, convex then expanded, orange-red with paler patches when dry, viscid when moist, margin often with whitish velar remnants. Stem 20?100 x 2?10mm, slightly thickened at base, whitish becoming streaked ochraceous or orange-red below. Flesh pale buff to concolorous. Gills whitish at first then olivaceous-clay. Pleurocystidia thin-walled, lanceolate with a sharp-pointed apex and yellowish contents. Cheilocystidia variable in shape, mostly thin-walled and lageniform often with flexuous necks, sometimes irregularly cylindric or clavate with a swollen or even capitate apex. Spore print dark purplish-brown. Spores elliptic, 11?13 x 6?7.5um. Habitat on rotting sawdust, usually in parks or gardens. Season autumn. Rare. Edibility unknown -avoid. Found In Europe.

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More info about Stropharia aurantiaca mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Found in fields
lawns or on roadsides
Grows on plant material/manure
Spore colour:
Purplish to black
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Red or redish or pink
Normal size:
Mushroom slimy or sticky
Leratiomyces ceres, Orangeroter Tr?uschling, Redlead Roundhead, T?glav?r?s harmatgomba, narancspiros harmatgomba
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