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synonyms: Fleischroter Schirmpilz, Húsbarnás őzlábgomba, vörhenyes őzlábgomba, Lepiote brune
Lepiota brunneo-incarnata Mushroom
Ref No: 9382
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location: North America, Europe
edibility: Deadly
fungus colour: Red or redish or pink
normal size: Less than 5cm
cap type: Convex to shield shaped
stem type: Ring on stem
flesh: Flesh discolours when cut, bruised or damaged, Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
spore colour: White, cream or yellowish
habitat: Grows in woods, Grows on the ground

Lepiota brunneo-incarnata Chodat & Martin syn. L. helveola Bres. s. Rea. Lepiote brune, Fleischroter Schirmpilz, Húsbarnás (vörhenyes) őzlábgomba, Lepiota bruna, Gegordelde parasolzwam. Cap 1.5–4cm across, convex then expanded and finally even slightly depressed, vinaceous-brown and felty when young later disrupting into scales exposing the whitish-pink ground, especially towards the margin. Stem 20–50 x 5–10mm, white above the short-lived ring, rosy pink below the brownish ring zone and covered in brown tufted scales. Flesh white, pinkish-brown in stem cuticle with age. Smell fruity. Gills white to cream. Cheilocystidia thin-walled, clavate. Spore print white. Spores elliptic to almond-shaped, 7–9.5 x 4–5um. Habitat wood edges, usually on disturbed soil. Season autumn. Rare. Deadly poisonous. Distribution, America and Europe.

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Lorand Bartho (Hungary) - 06 May 2009

Hungarian name, Vörhenyes özlábgomba
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