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synonyms: Collared Fibrecap, Lilaspitziger Risspilz, Lilatönkû susulyka
Inocybe cincinnata Mushroom
Ref No: 8611
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location: North America, Europe
edibility: Poisonous/Suspect
fungus colour: Red or redish or pink, Brown
normal size: Less than 5cm
cap type: Distinctly scaly
stem type: Simple stem
flesh: Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
spore colour: Rusty brown
habitat: Grows in woods, Grows on the ground

Inocybe cincinnata (Fr.) Quél.
Lilaspitziger Risspilz, Collared Fibrecap, Lilatönkû susulyka. Cap 1–2cm across, bell-shaped then expanding with a broad umbo, reddish-brown, densely covered in minute erect scales. Stem 20–30 x 2–4mm, pallid tinged violaceous at apex, thinly covered in brownish cottony tufts towards the base. Flesh whitish, flushed violet in cap and stem apex. Taste slightly bitter, smell mealy. Gills pallid with a brown edge, then rusty-brown. Cheilo- and pleurocystidia fusoid, bottle-shaped, encrusted apically with crystals and with thickened walls which are yellowish in ammonia. Spore print rust brown. Spores obliquely ovate, smooth, 7.5–9.5 x 4.5–6µ. Habitat damp deciduous and coniferous woods. Season summer. Occasional. Not edible most Inocybes have been found to contain toxins. Distribution, America and Europe.

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Mirosław Wantoch-Rekowski (Poland) - 21 January 2011

Gdansk Oliwa Poland
Inocybe cincinnata
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