Pseudocraterellus sinuosus

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Pseudocraterellus sinuosus

13 September 2008 West Sussex. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Synonyms

Pseudocraterellus undulatus

Cap

Irregular, depressed, brownish, to about 50mm across

Hymenium

Irregular spore bearing folds, greyish

Stem

Brown, merging into the cap, typically broader at the apex, to about 60mm long

Flesh

Pale, thin, fibrous

Smell

+/- fruity

Taste

Indistinct

Season

Autumn

Distribution

Rare

Habitat

In deciduous woods, favouring beech, often growing in clumps

Spore Print

Pale yellow

Microscopic Features

Spores ellipsoidal/ovoid, smooth, with drops (9.5-12) x (7-8) µm2

Edibility

Edible

Additional Photographs

Pseudocraterellus sinuosus

6 September 2008 West Sussex. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Pseudocraterellus sinuosus

6 September 2008 West Sussex. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Pseudocraterellus sinuosus

October 2004 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Pseudocraterellus sinuosus

6 September 2008 West Sussex. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin