BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Tricholoma fulvum (Bull.) Bigeard & H. Guill. (Birch Knight)
||29 October 2005
|OS grid ref
||51° 20' N, 1° 10' W
||Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
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|Stage or state
||6 fruitbodies, under Silver Birch, near trunk.
||under live tree of Betula pendula
||Smell: strongly mealy on cutting.
Spore print: greasy, BFF: "B", non-amyloid.
Spores: broadly ellipsoid, with large oil droplet, 5-5.5/4.5µm.
Gill edge: with projecting hairs, c. 3µm diam., of varying lengths, septate, clamped, cylindric to lageniform, hyaline, often encrusted.
Cap cuticle: zebrate-encrusted, brown, septate, sparsely branched, hyphae 3-7µm diam, floating in gelatinous matrix.