Observation 63056: Hygrophorus erubescens (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2010-10-03

Collection location: Zadnjica Valley, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

46.38281° 13.78569°

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Code: Bot_463/2010_IMG2662

Habitat: Young open mixed wood, predominately Picea abies, some Pinus sp. and Fagus sylvatica, mossy, quite humid ground, in half shade, no sun during winter months, nearly flat calcareous terrain, torrent deposits covered by vegetation, average precipitations ~3.000 mm/year, average temperature 6-8 deg C, elevation 840 m (2.750 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: grassy and mossy ground

Place: Zadnjica valley, lower Stružnik place, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comment: Growing in small groups, several specimens. Pileus diameter 3 to 7 cm (1.2 to 2.5 inch), flesh brittle, SP white.

Canon G11, 6.1-30mm/f2.8-4.5

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Recognized by sight
Used references: (1) Personal communication with Mr. Bojan Rot, .
(2) M.Bon, Parey’s Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 116.
(3) R.Lueder, Grundkurs Pilzbestimmung, Quelle & Meyer (2008), p 245.
(4) R.M. Daehncke, 1200 Pilze in Farbfotos, AT Verlag (2009), p 120.
(5) http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/... .
Based on microscopic features: Spore dimensions: 9.0 (SD = 0.8) x 5.4 (SD = 0.4) micr., Q = 1.72 (SD = 0.14), n = 30. Motic B2-211A, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water.
Based on chemical features: Taste bitter, smell almost non.

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