Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Battarrea
Family: Agaricaceae (Fungus)
Taxon : Fungus
Group : Plant

SPECIES
stevenii
NOTES

A mushroom with a small bell-shaped cap about 25 mm in diameter and a very long, shaggy stipe which has elongate, membranous scales. The stipe can be up to 50 cm high and lacks a ring but has a rusty brown volva at the base.


AUTHORITY
(Liboschitz) Fries
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Fungus
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The cap is white, grey or ochre and the stipe is brown
Colour: Grey
Notes: The stipe is brown
Colour: Brown
Notes: The cap is usually white
Colour: White
Common Name
Fungus
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the roadside in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Toxicity
Toxicity and edibility unknown
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Dendromyces stevenii
Dendromyces stevensii
Battarrea phalloides
Battarrea guicciardiniana
Battarrea levispora



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