Observation 181517: Hygrophorus hypothejus (Fr.) Fr.
When: 2014-08-06
(49.44867° 75.462472° 832m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Hygrophorus hypothejus (Fr.) Fr. Hygrophoraceae, Agaricales. (Late Fall Waxy Cap, Гигрофор бурый)

Orange-yellow slimy small mushroom.
Cap: 2-5cm, bell-shaped when young, convex, broadly convex up to almost flat, the edge of margin curved in for convex cap, smooth and slimy in wet weather, orange-yellow, brownish- yellow or yellowish-brown. Very young bell-shaped cap has weak loose fibrous cotton that disappears fast.
Gills: descending stalk, thick and distant with some branching and intermediate short gills, narrow or moderately broad whitish, yellowish-white up to light yellow with aging.
Stalk: 6-10cm long, 1-2cm thick, sometimes slightly enlarged down, whitish, yellowish-white.
Habitat: rare kind, single or small group scattered in pine-tree forest with single birches.
Edibility: no accurate data here (published that it is edible).
Season: August-September.

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