Cystoderm amianthus

Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum) Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum) Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum)

Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum)

Systematics:

  • Department: Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes)
  • Subdivision: Agaricomycotina (Agaricomycetes)
  • Class: Agaricomycetes (Agaricomycetes)
  • Subclass: Agaricomycetidae (Agaricomycetes)
  • Order: Agaricales (Agaric or Lamellar)
  • Family: Agaricaceae (Champignon)
  • Genus: Cystoderma (Cystoderm)
  • Species: Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderm amianthinum)
    Other names for the mushroom:
  • Umbrella amiant
  • Spinous cystoderm
  • Asbestos cystoderm

Other names:

  • Umbrella amiant
  • Spinous cystoderm
  • Asbestos cystoderm

Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum)

Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum) is a mushroom of the Champignon family, belonging to the genus Cystoderm.

Description: The hat is 3-6 cm in diameter, convex, sometimes with a small tubercle, with a flaky pubescent curled edge, then convex-prostrate, dry, fine-grained, ocher-yellow or ocher-brown, sometimes yellow.

The plates are frequent, narrow, thin, adherent, whitish, then yellowish

Spore powder white

The leg is 2-4 cm long and about 0.5 cm in diameter, cylindrical, made, then hollow, at the top light, yellowish, below the ring granular, one-color with a cap, ocher-yellow, yellow-brown, darker towards the base. The ring is thin, yellowish, disappearing quickly.

The pulp is thin, soft, whitish or yellowish, with a slight unpleasant odor.

Distribution: Amianthus cystoderm bears abundant fruit in the period from August to September. You can find their fruiting bodies in mixed and coniferous forests. Mushrooms prefer to grow on coniferous litters, in the middle of moss, in meadows and forest clearings. Sometimes this type of mushroom is found in parks, but not often. It grows mainly in groups.

Edibility

Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum) is considered a conditionally edible fungus. Experienced mushroom pickers recommend eating the fruit bodies of this species fresh, after preliminary boiling for 10-15 minutes in boiling water over low heat.

Similar types and differences from them

The asbestos cystoderm (Cystoderma amianthinum) does not have similar types of fungi.

Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum) Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum) Cystoderma amianthinum (Cystoderma amianthinum)

Photo of the amianthus cystoderm fungus from the recognition questions:

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