Clitocybe metachroa

    Description

    Cap convex, then depressed, margin lined, greyish to pale brown (almost white when dry with darker centre), to about 5 cm across and with greyish white, decurrent gills. Spore print white. Spores 5.5-8.5 x 3.5-5µm. 

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Found in woodland.

    When to see it

    Autumn

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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