Hypholoma ericaeoides

Hypholoma ericaeoides

Observation - Hypholoma ericaeoides. Description: Found on wet, acidic moorland. Hygrophanous, straw coloured, olive/yellow cap, 1-3 cm diameter. Pale stem, fibrillose, striate and brown towards the base. Pale yellow/buff gills. Dark purple spore print. Spores ellipsoid with germ pore, 10-12 x 5.5-7

Found on wet, acidic moorland.
Hygrophanous, straw coloured, olive/yellow cap, 1-3 cm diameter.
Pale stem, fibrillose, striate and brown towards the base.
Pale yellow/buff gills.
Dark purple spore print.
Spores ellipsoid with germ pore, 10-12 x 5.5-7 microns.
Pleurocystidia lageniform/fusiform, quite variable.