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Cortinarius helvelloides (Fr.) Fr. (a toadstool)

Date 23 September 1998
OS grid ref SU56
Lat/Lon 51° 20' N, 1° 20' W
Location Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
Voucher 23/09/1998[F]
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Stage or state Fruitbody
Record Summary under Birch; Alder, Rowan, Oak nearby
Identification Notes: Cap: date brown, with fulvous superficial radiating scales; conico-convex at first then convex-umbonate.
Gills: distant, interveined and forking.
Veil: cinnamon.
Young gills: vinaceous grey.
Stipe flesh: fulvous, vinaceous grey in apex; cortex leaden grey, base darker, umber;
Cap flesh: vinaceous grey over gill.


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