Fungi Species Mushroom Images
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Marasmiellus candidus

Marasmiellus candidus - Fungi species | sokos jishebi | სოკოს ჯიშები

Marasmiellus candidus

Pileus
Cap 0.6-4 cm broad, convex when young, expanding to plane or plane with a depressed center in age; surface dry, glabrous to slightly pruinose; color white, becoming buff to orange-white, often staining pinkish in age; flesh very thin, soft; odor and taste mild.

Lamellae
Gills adnate to subdecurrent, distant, intervenose; color white to buff; often staining pinkish in age; lamellulae present.

Stipe
Stipe 7-20 mm long, 1.5-4 mm thick, equal or tapered, central or eccentric; surface glabrous to pruinose with a pubescent to fibrillose base; color white to grey or black at base.

Spores
Spores 11-15 x 3.5-5.5 µm, long lacrymoid to subfusiform, smooth, nonamyloid. Spore print white.

Habitat
Gregarious to densely gregarious on dead conifers, hardwoods, & shrubs; fall through spring.

Edibility
Unknown. Much to small to be of culinary value.

Comments
Marasmiellus candidus is easy to recognize by its small size, lignicolous habitat, widely spaced gills, and white color often staining pinkish.

Omphalotus olivascens - Fungi Species Xeromphalina campanella - Fungi Species Hygrophorus agathosmus - Fungi Species
Trametes versicolor - Fungi Species Boletus orovillus - Fungi Species Mycena californiensis - Fungi Species
Peziza repanda - Fungi Species Leccinum scabrum - Fungi Species Lactarius pallescens - Fungi Species
Omphalina epichysium: Arrhenia epichysium - Fungi Species Fried Chicken Mushroom: Lyophyllum decastes - Fungi Species Boletus chrysenteron - Fungi Species
Calocybe onychina - Fungi Species Macrocystidia cucumis - Fungi Species Lycoperdon pusillum: Bovista dermoxantha - Fungi Species
Pseudobaeospora stevensii - Fungi Species Clavicorona pyxidata - Fungi Species Boletopsis subsquamosa: Boletopsis leucomelaena - Fungi Species
Clitopilus prunulus - Fungi Species Peziza vesiculosa - Fungi Species Clitocybe deceptiva - Fungi Species
Ganoderma applanatum - Fungi Species Marasmius calhouniae - Fungi Species Hericium abietis - Fungi Species

Copyright © 2012