Observation 173978: Tricholoma portentosum (Fr.) Quél.

When: 2014-07-24

Collection location: Karkaraly National Park, Karaganda District, Kazakhstan [Click for map]

49.45761° 75.45504° 961m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Tricholoma Portentosum (Fr.) Quel. Tricholomataceae, Agaricales.
(Sticky Gray Trich. Рядовка серая блестящая)

Gray mushroom with a convex shining cap.
Cap: 4-8cm, gray or brownish-gray, smooth, convex up to broadly convex of partially irregular shape (sometimes wavy) with radial hatching as fibers and rare grooves, sticky in wet weather or shining when dry; margin curved in. Flesh is white.
Gills: attached up to slightly descending, narrow, moderately broad, close up to almost distant, white up to grayish-white or with weak cream coloring. Odor is weak and unpleasant (?).
Stalk: 3-7cm long, white 2-3cm thick, some fibrous and brownish-white for old ones.
Habitat: small groups or crowded clusters scattered in pine-tree forest with some birches. Edibility: no data.
June – September.


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