Row pointed (Tricholoma virgatum) photo and description

Pointed row (Tricholoma virgatum)

  • Department: Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes)
  • Subdivision: Agaricomycotina (Agaricomycetes)
  • Class: Agaricomycetes (Agaricomycetes)
  • Subclass: Agaricomycetidae (Agaricomycetes)
  • Order: Agaricales (Agaric or Lamellar)
  • Family: Tricholomataceae (Tricholomaceae or Ordinary)
  • Genus: Tricholoma (Tricholoma or Ryadovka)
  • Species: Tricholoma virgatum (Pointed row)

Other names:

  • Mouse row

  • Row striped

  • The row is burning-sharp

The row is pointed

Pointed ridge (Latin Tricholoma virgatum ) is a type of mushroom included in the genus Ryadovka (Tricholoma) of the Ryadovkovy family (Tricholomataceae).

Grows in moist deciduous and coniferous forests. It is often found in September - October.

The cap is 4-8 cm in ∅, first bell-conical , then hump-shaped , ash-gray, dark in the center, with a striped edge.

The pulp is soft, at first grayish-whitish , then white , with a bitter taste and a flour smell.

The plates are frequent, wide, adhered to the peduncle or almost free, deeply indentable, white or grayish, then gray. Spore powder is white. Disputes are oblong, wide.

Leg 6-8 cm long, 1.5-2 cm ∅, cylindrical, slightly thickened at the base, dense, whitish or grayish, longitudinally striped.

The mushroom is poisonous . It can be confused with an edible mushroom in an earthy-gray row row.