Gifoloma bordered (Hypholoma marginatum) photo and description

Hypholoma bordering (Hypholoma marginatum)

  • Department: Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes)
  • Subdivision: Agaricomycotina (Agaricomycetes)
  • Class: Agaricomycetes (Agaricomycetes)
  • Subclass: Agaricomycetidae (Agaricomycetes)
  • Order: Agaricales (Agaric or Lamellar)
  • Family: Strophariaceae (Strophariaceae)
  • Genus: Hypholoma (Gifoloma)
  • Species: Hypholoma marginatum (Hypholoma bordered)

Gifoloma bordered

Gifoloma bordered from the stropharia family. A distinctive feature of this type of mushroom is the warty leg. To see it well, you need to look over the edge of the cap along the leg.

Bordered hypholoma (Hypholoma marginatum) settling singly or in small groups only in coniferous forests among fallen needles on the soil or on rotten stumps of pines and firs. Grows in damp coniferous forests on rotten wood or directly on the soil, prefers mountainous terrain.

The cap of this mushroom is 2-4 cm in diameter, rounded-bell-shaped, later flat, hump-convex in the center. The color is dark honey-yellow.

The pulp is yellowish. The plates adherent to the peduncle are light straw yellow, later greenish, with a white edge.

The leg is lighter above, and dark brown below.

Spores are violet-black.

The taste gives off bitterness.

Hypholoma marginatum

In Russia, Hypholoma marginatum is rare. In Europe, in some places it is quite common.