5-8 cm broad, light yellow, densely covered in fibrillose squamules that are not erect. Context white to yellow, thicker at disc than margin; bitter taste; KOH discoloring the flesh brown to orange, FeSO4 olive at the gill line.
Adnate, close, narrow, clay to tawny, olivaceous.
3.5-8 cm long, 8-14 mm thick, equal, rarely ventricose, whitish. veil forming a sun-membranous annulus.
(8.5-) 9-13 X (5-) 6-7.5. Ellipsoid, fusoid to sublimoniform in face view, inequilateral in profile, coarsely verrucose, no germ pore, pale orange almost yellow in KOH, dextrinoid.
27-30 X 6-8, ventricose.
17-27 X 3-8, flask shaped, capitate.
sub-parralell, hyphae 5-11, subhymenium not distinctive. Yellow pigment present that is soluble in KOH
loosely interwoven, Hyphae broad, 8-28, cuticle of narrow brown repent hyphae. clamp connections present.
30-53 X 5-7, sub-cylindric to ventricose, capitate, present as terminal elements on epicuticular hyphae.