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Hygrocybe reidii Kühner (Honey Waxcap)

Date 13 October 1997
OS grid ref SU56
Lat/Lon 51° 30' N, 1° 20' W
Location Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
Stage or state Fruitbody
Identification Notes: Cap dry. Stem dry. Taste mild. Cap patchily subsquamulose in centre. Gills decurrent, whitish. Spores: 7.5-9/4.5-5µm, some slightly constricted. (Very few spores dropped) Note: A later collection (17/10/97) confirmed the Himalyan Balsam smell.


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