Tricholoma stiparophyllum (S. Lundell) P. Karst., (chemical knight)

4 Oct 1998 at OSGR: SU56 in Berks, England

Record Summaryunder Oak; Gean, Birch nearby
Found asFruitbody
Date4 October 1998
OS grid refOSGR: SU56
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 1° 20' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher4 Oct 1998[B]
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Notes: Taste: bitter, but only briefly.
Smell: unpleasant, sweetish radish; strongly mealy on cutting.
Stem: white, spotting cinnamon.
Often in small clumps.
Gills rather crowded.
Cap: yellowish to D in centre with age.
Spores with large oil drop.

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