Star Pinkgill - Entoloma conferendum


Conical, up to 5 or 6 cm diameter and often with a central umbo, margin lined when moist, coloured pinky brown. Stem long and slender and longitudinally grooved. Gills whitish at first, becoming pink and eventually more brown; rather fragile. Spore print pink.

Identification difficulty

Short turf and lawns

When to see it

Found from late spring to autumn

UK Status

Widespread and common in Britain

VC55 Status

Common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map


Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map