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  • synonyms: Grosser Waldegerling, Hegyi csiperke, Scaly Wood Mushroom, Waldegerling
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    location: Europe
    edibility: Choice
    fungus colour: White to cream, Red or redish or pink
    normal size: 5-15cm
    cap type: Distinctly scaly
    stem type: Ring on stem
    flesh: Flesh discolours when cut, bruised or damaged
    spore colour: Purplish to black
    habitat: Grows in woods, Grows on the ground

    Agaricus langei (Møller) Møller syn. Psalliota langei Møller
    Grosser Waldegerling Hegyi csiperke Scaly Wood Mushroom Cap 4–12cm across, convex, densely covered in fine rust brown fibrous scales. Stem 30–120 x 15–30mm, whitish with pink tinge and slightly mealy beneath the white pendulous ring. Flesh white gradually becoming bright red on cutting. Taste and smell pleasant and mushroomy. Gills pale fawny-pink at first becoming darker with age. Cheilocysitidia numerous, thin-walled, tufted, ovate to broadly-clavate, hyaline or brownish, 20–50 x 10–30µ. Spore print purple-brown. Spores elliptic, 7–9 x 3.5–5µ. Habitat in coniferous or mixed woods. Season late summer to autumn. Occasional. Edible – good. Found In Europe.

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