The money is merging

Confluent money (Gymnopus confluens) Confluent money (Gymnopus confluens) Confluent money (Gymnopus confluens)

Confluent money (Gymnopus confluens)

Systematics:

  • Department: Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes)
  • Subdivision: Agaricomycotina (Agaricomycetes)
  • Class: Agaricomycetes (Agaricomycetes)
  • Subclass: Agaricomycetidae (Agaricomycetes)
  • Order: Agaricales (Agaric or Lamellar)
  • Family: Omphalotaceae (Omphalot)
  • Genus: Gymnopus (Gymnopus)
  • Species: Gymnopus confluens (Money confluent)

Other names:

  • Collibia merging

  • Collibia growing together

  • Collybia confluens

merging money It is found abundantly and often in deciduous forests. Its fruit bodies are small, grow in groups, the legs grow together in bunches.

Hat: 2-4 (6) cm in diameter, at first hemispherical, convex, then broadly conical, later convex-prostrate, with a blunt tubercle, sometimes pitted, smooth, with a thin curved wavy edge, ocher brown, reddish brown, with a light edge fading to fawn, cream.

Blades: very frequent, narrow, with a finely toothed edge, adherent, then loose or notched, whitish, yellowish.

Spore powder is white.

Leg: 4-8 (10) cm long and 0.2-0.5 cm in diameter, cylindrical, often flattened, longitudinally folded, dense, hollow inside, at first whitish, yellowish-brownish, darker towards the base, then red- brown, reddish-brown, later sometimes black-brown, dull, with a 'white bloom' of small whitish villi along the entire length, white-pubescent at the base.

Flesh: thin, watery, dense, stiff in the stem, pale yellow, without a special smell.

Edible Eating is not known, foreign mycologists are often considered inedible because of the dense, hard-to-digest pulp.

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