|Lepiota brunneoincarnata Chodat & C. Martín|
The cap is brown scales on a whitish pink background, with a central umbo. The cap surface is scaly, not viscid nor sticky.The stem is with scales or bands under the ring, with a short-lived ring. The flesh is turning pink when exposed to air; the odour is pleasant, fruity; its texture is fibrous. The gills are adnate, distant . The spore print is white. This species is saprophytic. It grows on the ground, in parks. The fruiting period takes place from July to December.
Chemical tests : none.
Distinctive features : pinkish-brown scales on a pinkish white background; flesh turning pink when exposed to air; very visible ring zone
Lepiota brunneoincarnata is still unreported so far in the forest of Rambouillet, and is quite rare, more generally speaking .
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