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Agrocybe dura.   Click a photo to enlarge it.   back to list

synonyms: Bearded Fieldcap, Kerti rétgomba, Pholiote dure, Rissiger Ackerling
Agrocybe dura Mushroom
Ref No: 6886
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Agrocybe dura2 Mushroom
Ref No: 6889
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Agrocybe dura3 Mushroom
Ref No: 6892
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location: North America, Europe
edibility: Inedible
fungus colour: White to cream
normal size: 5-15cm
cap type: Convex to shield shaped
stem type: Ring on stem, Stem much longer than cap diameter
spore colour: Light to dark brown
habitat: Found in fields, lawns or on roadsides

Agrocybe dura (Bolt. ex Fr.) Sing. syn. Pholiota dura (Bolt. ex Fr.) Kummer, Rissiger Ackerling, Kerti rétgomba, Pholiote dure, Bearded Fieldcap Cap 3–7cm across, convex expanding to almost flat, ivory white to yellowish cream. Stem 50–80 x 3–7mm, whitish with cottony ring near apex. Flesh thick, firm, whitish. Taste slightly bitter, smell mushroomy. Gills adnate, pale at first then darker clay. Spore print light cigar brown. Spores ovoid-ellipsoid, 12–13 x 6–7.5µ. Cap cuticle cellular. Habitat singly in grass at roadsides or in meadows. Season spring to late summer. Occasional. Edible – poor. Distribution, Distribution, America and Europe.

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Lorand Bartho (Hungary) - 16 May 2012

Hungarian name, Kerti rétgomba
Agrocybe dura3
Mirosław Wantoch-Rekowski (Poland) - 16 June 2010

Przesieka leœna.Dolina Zielona TPK Gdañsk
Agrocybe dura3
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