Gigrofor olive-white

Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus) Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus) Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus)

Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus)

Systematics:

  • Department: Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes)
  • Subdivision: Agaricomycotina (Agaricomycetes)
  • Class: Agaricomycetes (Agaricomycetes)
  • Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
  • Order: Agaricales (Agaric or Lamellar)
  • Family: Hygrophoraceae (Hygrophoric)
  • Genus: Hygrophorus (Gigrofor)
  • Species: Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus (Hygrophorus olive-white)
    Other names for the mushroom:
  • Sweetheart
  • Blackhead
  • Woodlice olive-white

Synonyms:

  • Sweetheart
  • Blackhead
  • Woodlice olive-white

Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus)

Gigrofor olive-white (Latin Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus) is a species of Basidiomycete fungi, which is a member of the genus Gigrofor of the Gigrophoraceae family.

External description At first, the cap is bell-shaped, conical, then becomes prostrate and depressed. In the center there is a tubercle, grooved edges. Slimy, shiny and clammy skin. Rather dense, cylindrical, thin stem. Rare fleshy, wide plates, slightly descending, sometimes with a continuation in the form of thin lines on the top of the leg. Loose white flesh with a weak but sweet taste and pleasant smell. Elliptical smooth white spores, 11-15 x 6-9 microns. The color of the cap changes from brown to olive green and darkens towards the center. Above the leg is white, below it is covered with ring-shaped growths.

Edibility Medium quality edible mushroom.

Habitat Olive-white Gigrofor is found in coniferous and mixed forests, most often with spruce and pine.

Season Summer-autumn.

Similar species The olive-white hygrophorus is similar to the edible hygrophorus persoonii, but it has a dark brown or brownish gray cap and is found in deciduous forests.

Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus) Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus) Hygrophorus olive-white (Hygrophorus olivaceoalbus)

Photo of the mushroom Gigrofor olive-white from the questions in recognition:

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