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Brittlegill

Observed: 15th October 2013 By: MoschatelMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Brittlegill
Brittlegill
Description:

Growing in mixed woodland. Viscid red flat cap, 4.5cm across, slight dip in centre, smooth. Cuticle peels off half way to the centre of the mushroom to reveal white flesh that turns pink. Gills white, adnate, moderately crowded, all same length. Stipe white, cylindrical, 4.5cm long, 1cm across, smooth. No rings, milk, distinct smells or tastes. Spore print cream.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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