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

23 Sep 1998 at OSGR: SU56 in Berks, England

Record Summaryunder Birch; Alder, Rowan, Oak nearby
Found asFruitbody
Date23 September 1998
OS grid refOSGR: SU56
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 1° 20' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher23 Sep 1998[F]
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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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