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Hypholoma sublateritium.   Click a photo to enlarge it.   back to list

synonyms: Bricks Caps, Hypholome presque brique, Vöröses kénvirággomba, Ziegelroter Schwefelkopf
Hypholoma sublateritium Mushroom
Ref No: 8377
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location: North America, Europe
edibility: Poisonous/Suspect
fungus colour: Red or redish or pink, Brown
normal size: 5-15cm
cap type: Convex to shield shaped
spore colour: Purplish to black
habitat: Grows on wood

Hypholoma sublateritium (Fr.) Quél. Syn. Naemateloma sublateritium (Fr.) Kar. Brick Caps, Hypholome presque brique, Ziegelroter Schwefelkopf, Falso chiodino, Vöröses kénvirággomba, Rode zwavelkop. Cap 3–10cm across, convex, brick red to reddish-brown at centre on ochraceous ground often with fibrillose remnants of veil towards margin. Stem 50–180 x 5–12mm, pale yellow near the apex becoming ochre brown towards the base, and with a cortinal zone near the apex. Flesh pale yellowish, reddish-brown towards stem base. Taste bitter, smell mushroomy. Gills pale yellowish becoming olive-brown. Cheilocystidia thin-walled, hair-like. Pleurocystidia clavate with beak-like apex. Spore print purplish-brown. Spores elliptic with an indistinct pore, 6–7 x 3–4.5um. Habitat stumps of deciduous trees. Season autumn. Occasional. Not edible. Distribution, America and Europe.

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Keara Giannotti (United States) - 04 November 2014

Growing on decaying stump, Marlton, NJ. 11/3/2014.
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Keara Giannotti (United States) - 04 November 2014

Growing on decaying stump, Marlton, NJ. 11/3/2014.
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Dejan Stojanovic (Yugoslavia) - 18 September 2014

Hypholoma sublateritium.
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Dejan Stojanovic (Yugoslavia) - 09 September 2014

Hypholoma sublateritium (Fr.) Quélet
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Lorand Bartho (Hungary) - 05 November 2012

Hungarian name, Vöröses kénvirággomba
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Marjan Kustera (Yugoslavia) - 04 May 2011

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Mirosław Wantoch-Rekowski (Poland) - 23 January 2011

¯ukowo Kaszuby-Poland
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