Stropharia hornemannii identification

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Stropharia hornemannii (Fr.) Lundell Fenyves harmatgomba. Cap 6-15cm across, broadly convex umbonate; dull reddish brown or purple-brown, with white veil remnants at margin; very viscid when wet. Gills adnate, crowded; pallid then purple-brown. Stem 60-120x 10-20mm; white; strongly fibrillose-scaly below the prominent ring. Flesh white. Odor a little unpleasant. Taste a little unpleasant. Spores ellipsoid, with germ pore, 10-14 x 5.5-7?. Deposit purple-brown. Habitat on rotting conifer logs. Found in Europe and northern North America. Season August-November. Not edible- possibly poisonous.

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More info about Stropharia hornemannii mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Stem much longer than cap diameter
Poisonous/Suspect
Habitat:
Grows on wood
Spore colour:
Purplish to black
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Red or redish or pink
Brown
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Flesh:
Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
Mushroom slimy or sticky
Fenyves harmatgomba
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Agaricales
Family:
Strophariaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:43:39

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