Tricholoma virgatum identification

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Tricholoma virgatum (Fr. ex Fr.) Kummer. Tricolome verget?, Brennender Erdritterling, Cs?p?s pereszke, Tricoloma vergato, Scherpe ridderzwam, Ashen Knight. Cap 3?7cm across, convex with a low broad umbo, brownish-black or greyish initially with violaceous tints, streaked with very fine black fibrils. Stem 50?90 x 10?18mm, white and smooth, often flushed grey. Flesh white to greyish. Taste bitter and peppery, smell musty. Gills greyish tinged flesh-colour, often browning at the edges. Spore print white. Spores 6.5?8 x 5?6um. Habitat deciduous and coniferous woods. Season autumn. Uncommon. Not edible. Distribution, America and Europe.

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More info about Tricholoma virgatum mushroom

Inedible
Habitat:
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
White
cream or yellowish
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Black or blackish
Grey to beige
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Flesh:
Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
Ashen Knight, Brennender Erdritterling, Cs?p?s pereszke, Tricolome verget?
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Agaricales
Family:
Tricholomataceae
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:45:27

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