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  • synonyms: Dickstieliger Zwergegerling, Kis csiperke
    Agaricus comtulus Mushroom
    Ref No: 6839
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    location: Europe
    edibility: Edible
    fungus colour: White to cream, Yellow
    normal size: Less than 5cm
    cap type: Convex to shield shaped
    stem type: Ring on stem
    spore colour: Purplish to black
    habitat: Grows on the ground, Found in fields, lawns or on roadsides

    Agaricus comtulus Fr. syn. Psalliota comtula (Fr.) Quél.
    Dickstieliger Zwergegerling, Kis csiperke. Cap 2–4cm across, convex expanding flat, white to ochraceous-cream. Stem 30–50 x 4–6mm, white or creamy, not bruising yellow; ring white and membranous. Flesh white but yellowing slightly in the stem base. Taste almondy, smell faintly of almonds or aniseed. Gills flesh-pink at first, darkening with age. Spore print brown. Spores ovate, 4.5–5.5´3–3.5m. Habitat in pastureland. Season late summer to autumn. Occasional. Edible. Found In Europe.

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