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Clitocybe nebularis   (Clouded Funnel Cap)
Family
Tricholomataceae
Location
North America, Europe
Dimensions
Cap 8-20 cm diameter, stem 5-10 cm tall * 1.4-4 cm diameter
Edibility
Inedible

Description
Clitocybe nebularis or Lepista nebularis, commonly known as the clouded agaric or cloud funnel cap, has convex to flattened or slightly depressed, cloud-grey cap and white, decurrent gills. It grows typically in troops or rings on soil in broad leaf or coniferous woods.

Cap soft cloud-grey, darker at the middle, sometimes with brownish ting. It is convex with an incurved margin, becoming plane to depressed in shape. The surface is usually dry to moist, and radially fibrillose. Gills crowded, pale cream and slightly decurrent. Stem colored as cap, fibrillose, stout, tapering upwards. The mushroom has no ring. Flesh thick and white.

Clitocybe nebularis on the www.first-nature.com web site.
Clitocybe nebularis on the MushroomExpert.Com Web site.





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