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Lentinus sajor-caju

   (Family: Lentinaceae)
   
Common name: Funnel Woodcap, White-rot fungus EDIT
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Edibility: EDIT Edible
Size: 50 - 160 mm
Colour:
Whitish buff or creamy cap
Spore bearing structure:   Gills
Flesh: Flesh fibrous usually pliable (like grass)
Spore colour:
White
Medicinal:  
Smell / taste: not distinctive
General info: EDIT
Cream to brown, funnel shaped. This fungus is one of the wood decaying fungi and it is also referred to as a white rot fungus. The fruiting body is extremely tough with a well-developed central stalk, there are lamellate gills on lower surface. Margins of cap rolled under when old and dry.
 
Pileus (Cap) / Gill: EDIT
Pileus (Cap) shape: depressed
Pileus (Cap) decorations: glabrous
Gill attachment: decurrent
Gill has decurrent tooth:  
Gill spacing: crowded
 
  Pileus (Cap) / Gill info: EDIT
  White or pale yellow.
 
 
Stem: EDIT
Stem shape: tapering to base
 
  Stem info: EDIT
  10mm-30mm long, 50mm-150mm wide; white to yellow-brown. Ring Small; near the apex of the stem disappears with age
 
 
Habitat: Grows in woods
Habitat info: EDIT
Found in rain forest conditions.
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