Observation 204328: Calocybe gambosa (Fr.) Donk
When: 2015-05-11
(49.78784° 73.06532° 527m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Calocybe gambosa, Lyophyllaceae, Agaricales. (Майский гриб, Вешенка майская, Калоцибе майский).
Whitish crowded mushroom with a fragrant mushroom odor.
Cap: 4-8cm wide, convex up to broadly convex and thick, margin curved in when young, yellowish-white or brownish-white, odor is strong and pleasant.
Flesh is white, loose when old.
Gills: attached with notching, narrow, close and moderately broad, whitish up to light cream or cream when died.
Stalk: 3-7cm long, 1.5-2.5cm thick and often narrowing toward base, minor enlarged down; white, yellowish-white near base, it looks some coarse fibrous when old.
Edibility: good and tasty.
Habitat: rare kind, scattered small groups or crowded clusters in grass on a rich soil in deciduous woods or nearby.
Season: May – June.

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Created: 2015-05-13 08:53:48 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2015-05-13 08:56:10 PDT (-0700)
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