Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Lepista
Family: Tricholometaceae (Fungus)
Taxon : Fungus
Group : Plant

SPECIES
caffrorum
NOTES

A thick, fleshy cap up to 220 mm in diameter with a strongly incurved margin and no ring. Fruit bodies generally in groups.


AUTHORITY
(Kalchbr. & MacOwan) Singer
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Fungus
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A white cap tinged tan with white gills
Colour: White
Common Name
Deceptive mushroom
Mushroom
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the roads and pathways in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Toxicity
Suspected of being poisonous
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Tricholoma caffrorum
Rhodopaxillus caffrorum
Tricholoma caffrorum
Rhodopaxillus caffrorum



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