Observation 205235: Psathyrella candolleana group (Site ID) (Candolleomyces)

Psathyrella Spadicea, Corpinaceae, Agaricales. (Псатирелла каштановая.)

Cap: 2-8cm bell-shaped or convex up to broadly convex often with gentle knob; brownish-white up to light brown, then dull chocolate-brown when died. Young cap often slightly fringed along margin and sometimes radially lined.
Gills: attached with notching, very close, moderately broad or broad when old; color from whitish, brownish-white, brownish-pink, and purplish-brown up to chocolate-brown when old.
Spore print: dark chocolate-brown
Stalk: 4-12cm long, white up to brownish-white, fragile; 4-8mm thick, slightly enlarging down, hollow with edging; somewhat fibrous.
Edibility: good after boiling and becoming gray.
Habitat: crowded clusters or small groups mainly nearby a base of deciduous trees (this location is well-shadowed place between buildings).
Season: May – August.


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