Agrocybe cylindracea Bolbitiaceae Poplar fieldcap

Agrocybe cylindracea 11kb

Agrocybe cylindracea, Poplar Fieldcap. The fruit bodies appear in large clumps growing on poplar and willow species, and is not common in the island. Caps are whitish, with a pale brown centre, which cracks if the weather is dry. They reach 5-6 cm in diameter, and the smooth white stipe grows to around 10cm. This species is edible, but not noteworthy.

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