Observation 206300: Psathyrella (Fr.) Quél.

When: 2015-05-20

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

49.394007° 75.402784° 1104m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Conocybe tenera (Schaeff.) Fayod, Bolbitiaceae, Agaricales (Brown Dunce Cap)
Tiny yellowish-brown mushroom with narrow long brownish stalk
Cap: 2-4 cm wide, cone or bell-shaped up to convex minor broad convex; smooth, sometimes radial grooved; color light yellowish-brown or brownish-yellow. Flesh is very thin and brownish-white.
Gills: almost free or attached with notching, moderately broad, rather close and distant, with short and very short additional gills; light ochre or yellowish-brown.
Stalk: 6-10 cm long, 2-4mm thick, slightly enlarged toward base, hollow, fine fibrous or somewhat silky; brownish-white or yellowish-white.
Edibility: no accurate data for this location; possibly edible, because the odor is weak and pleasant.
Habitat: rare kind; scattered small group or single on soil in pine-tree forest with some aspen and birches.
May – August.


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