Observation 205944: Psathyrella candolleana (Fr.) Maire

When: 2015-05-20

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

49.394007° 75.402785° 1104m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

20.05.2015 NNE787 49.394007°"N”, 75.402785°"E”, 1104m.

Psathyrella candolleana (Fr.) Maire, Corpinaceae, Agaricales. (Common Psathyrella, Псатирелла Кондолля)

Cap: 2-8cm bell-shaped or convex up to broadly convex sometimes with gentle knob; brownish-white or light brown, sometimes irregular concentric zoned. Young cap sometimes slightly fringed and radially lined along margin.
Gills: attached with notching, very close with additional short and very short gills, moderately broad; color from whitish or pinkish-white, brownish-pink up to dark brownish-purple when old.
Spore print: dark purplish-brown or reddish-brown.
Stalk: 5-14cm long, white up to yellowish-white, fragile; 4-8mm thick, slightly enlarging down, hollow with edging; somewhat silky.
Edibility: good after boiling and becoming gray.
Habitat: rare kind, small group minor nearby a base of deciduous trees in pine-tree forest with some birches and aspen.
Season: May – August.

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