|Lepiota pseudohelveola Kühner ex Hora|
The cap is dark reddish-brown at the centre, disrupting towards the margin, on a pink background. The cap surface is scaly, not viscid nor sticky.The stem is smooth, with a membranous ring. The flesh is unchanging; its taste is mild; the odour is pleasant; its texture is fibrous. The gills are adnate, crowded . The spore print is white. This species is saprophytic. It grows on the ground, in the woods. The fruiting period takes place from September to November.
Distinctive features : pure white gills; membranous ring, with its underneath surface being brown
Lepiota pseudohelveola is rare and localised in the forest of Rambouillet, and is infrequent, more generally speaking .
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