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Lyophyllum decastes??

Observed: 27th September 2012 By: MartincitoMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
caps
clump
fibrous stem
adnate gills
spore print
spores in Melzer's x1000
Description:

Group of large fleshy somewhat clammy tough, flexible mushrooms growing at the side of the path near a hedge under alder trees.
Flat slightly concave buff-coloured caps 7 cm across with lighter scurfy patches.
White fibrous stems maybe with a hint of beige 9 cm long, 1.5 cm diameter, wider (2.0 cm) at base where the all the stems were fused together. No ring.
White flesh.
White adnate gills.
White spore print.
Spores non-amyloid, hyaline, more or less spherical, like little balloons 6-7x6-6.5 microns.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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group

Not a group I am familiar with hopefully someone else will be able to confirm it

Fenwickfield