Thelephora terrestris identification

About mushroom

Thelephora terrestris (Ehrh.) Fr. Earthfan, T?l?phore terrestre, Erdledepilz, Talajlak? szem?lcsgomba (szem?lcs?sgomba), Franjezwam. Fruit body 3?6cm across, fan-shaped, vertical to horizontal, forming large clustered groups, reddish- to chocolate-brown, darkening to almost black with age, covered in radiating fibres, becoming paler and fringed at the margin. Lower or fertile surface clay-brown to pallid, irregularly wrinkled. Spores purple-brown, angular and warted, 8?9 x 6?7?. Habitat in conifer woods or heaths, usually on sandy soil. Season late summer to early winter. Common. Not edible. Distribution, America and Europe.

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More info about Thelephora terrestris mushroom

Stem type:
Lateral
rudimentary or absent
Inedible
Habitat:
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
Purplish to black
Cap type:
Other
Fungus colour:
Brown
Black or blackish
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Earthfan, Erdledepilz, Talajlak? szem?lcsgomba (szem?lcs?sgomba), T?l?phore terrestre
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:44:11

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