Observation 173726: Lyophyllum P. Karst.
When: 2014-08-06
(49.4475° 75.4589° 816m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Tricholoma saponaceum (Fr.) P. Kumm. Tricholomataceae, Agaricales.
(Рядовка мыльная)

Light gray mushroom with a wavy cap and a strong stalk.
Cap: 5-10cm, light gray and irregular colored as clouds with indistinct white spots or light brownish-gray up to light grayish-brown, smooth, convex or broadly convex (sometimes with indistinct gentle knob or irregular shape when crowded) up to almost flat or sunken and broken with radial cracks in wet weather. Margin slightly curved in for convex caps.
Flesh is white. Odor is strong and unpleasant.
Gills: attached up to almost free (when old), narrow, close, white or cream-white up to brownish-white when dried or old.
Stalk: 4-8cm long, white 1.5-3cm thick, enlarged toward down sometimes bulbous for young units and some fibrous and brownish-white for old ones.
Habitat: small groups or crowded clusters scattered in pine-tree forest with some birches. Edibility: local people do not gather this kind because bad smelt.
June – September.


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49.43930556°"N”, 75.4390278°"E”, 865m _ 06.08.2014
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49.4464722°"N”, 75.4568611°"E”, 864m. 28.07.2014_young mushroom

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Probably this observation is Tricholoma saponaceum (Fr.) P. Kumm.
By: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)
2014-10-17 08:36:34 PDT (-0700)

Odor is strong and unpleasant as bad soap.
Stalk some bulbous for young mushrooms. Most of similiar photos in internet are called as Tricholoma saponaceum

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