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Pluteus semibulbosus

   (Family: Pluteaceae)
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Edibility: EDIT Inedible
Size: 15 - 90 mm
Whitish buff or creamy cap
Spore bearing structure:   Gills
Spore colour:
Smell / taste: not distinctive
Fruiting season: winter
General info: EDIT
Campanulate, flattening. White, slightly brown at centre with radial striations becoming more pronounced with age.
Pileus (Cap) / Gill: EDIT
Pileus (Cap) shape: flat
Pileus (Cap) decorations: glabrous
Gill attachment: free
Gill has decurrent tooth:  
Gill spacing: crowded
  Pileus (Cap) / Gill info: EDIT
  Deep, free and crowded. White becoming pink.
Stem: EDIT
Stem shape: equal
Stem base: bulbous
Annulus: none
  Stem info: EDIT
  20-60 mm long x 31 mm. Tough. Solid with a slightly bulbous white base.
Habitat: Grows in woods
Habitat info: EDIT
Solitary or sub-gregarious on wood, wood chips, trunks or twigs of mostly deciduous but also coniferous trees, been know to occur on cardboard, mostly in woods on more or less calcareous soils.
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