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Pseudoclitocybe cyathiformis

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Pseudoclitocybe cyathiformis

7 November 2020 Surrey. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Common Name

The Goblet

Cap

Funnel shaped, smooth, margin inrolled, reddish brown to grey brown, to about 8 cm across

Gills

Adnate to decurrent, crowded, whitish becoming pale brown

Stem

Cylindrical, broader at the base, fibrous, greyish to brown, base sometimes white and woolly

Flesh

Grey, thin

Smell

Pleasant

Taste

Mushroomy

Season

Autumn to winter

Distribution

Frequent

Habitat

In woods, and hedgerows, on soil among leaves, or on mossy logs

Spore Print

White

Microscopic Features

Spores ellipsoidal, smooth (8.5-10) x (5-6.5) µm2

Edibility

Edible

Additional Photographs

Pseudoclitocybe cyathiformis

1 November 2020 Surrey. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Pseudoclitocybe cyathiformis

7 November 2009 West Sussex. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Pseudoclitocybe cyathiformis

7 November 2009 West Sussex. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin