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Butter Cap

Observed: 4th November 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
Butter Cap
Butter Cap
Description:

Clump growing amongst leaf litter. Look greasy. Cap of smaller specimen 4cm across, flattened with distinct umbo, colour pinkish-brown paler towards edge and darker towards centre, drying much paler. Stipe4cm long similar colour to cap, darkening and widening towards base, white hairs present at base. Gills pinky-white, crowded, free. Flesh thin, white, smells mushroomy.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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