Cap 3 to 5 cm. A fairly sturdy, brownish cap with a central umbo and paler whitish stem.
Unless identified by a recognised expert, a photo is required and the specimen should be examined with a microscope. In the comments box, state the key or ID method used and describe the size and identifying characters.
Grassland, often at the edge of woods.
Summer and autumn.
Although it is widespread in England it seems to be rather infrequent.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
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- RED = 2020+
- DARK BLUE = 2015-2019
- LIGHT BLUE = pre 2015