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Gymnopilus Hybridus

   (Family: Cortinariaceae)
Common name: Orange tuft EDIT
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Edibility: EDIT Inedible
Size: 20 - 80 mm
Rusty brown or tawny (fulvous)
Spore bearing structure:   Gills
Flesh: Mushroom has distinct or odd smell (non mushroomy)
Spore colour:
Rusty brown
Smell / taste: Sweet smell
Fruiting season: winter
General info: EDIT
Shallow convex, flattening. Ochraceous yellow becoming orange. Margin pale and incurved. Cape surface tends to crack.
Pileus (Cap) / Gill: EDIT
Pileus (Cap) shape: convex
Pileus (Cap) decorations: glabrous
Gill attachment: adnexed
Gill has decurrent tooth:  
Gill spacing: crowded
  Pileus (Cap) / Gill info: EDIT
  Gills crowded, attached. Ochraceous yellow.
Stem: EDIT
Stem shape: equal
Stem base: unswollen
Annulus: cortina
  Stem info: EDIT
  25mm-50mm long x 4mm-8mm Ochraceous with white downy base. Ring young specimens are covered by a silky white veil but this disappears with age. Flesh Ochraceous cream.
Habitat: Grows on wood
Habitat info: EDIT
Tree stumps, especially pine. Smell seet, perfumed, especially if inclosed in a container.
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