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Agrocybe acericola Mushroom
Ref No: 6882
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Agrocybe acericola2 Mushroom
Ref No: 6883
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location: North America
edibility: Poisonous/Suspect
fungus colour: Yellow, Brown, Grey to beige
normal size: 5-15cm
cap type: Convex to shield shaped
stem type: Ring on stem
flesh: Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
spore colour: Rusty brown
habitat: Grows in woods, Grows on wood

Agrocybe acericola (Pk.) Singer Cap 3-10m across, convex then flattened; dark yellow-brown then pale buff when dry; smooth, dry, hygrophanous. Gills adnate or with decurrent tooth, crowded; pale gray-brown. Stem 50-100 x 5-l0mm; pallid buff or whitish, with white threads at base; ring large, flaring, white. Flesh thin; white. Odor farinaceous. Taste farinaceous. Spores truncate, smooth, 8-10.5 x 5-6.5. Deposit dull rust-brown. Habitat on decaying logs and woody debris in hardwoods. Common. Found throughout North America. Season July-September. Not edible.

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Nerissa-Cesarina Urbani (Italy) - 11 November 2013

Photo taken by Marco Bertazzoni on 01th May, 2013 in Braga Caprino Veronese - IT

Nerissa-Cesarina Urbani (Italy) - 11 November 2013

Photo taken by Marco Bertazzoni on 09th November, 2013 in Borgo Angeli IT, alongside the river of Mantua Lakes.
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