Pholiota Mutabilis

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Pholiota Mutabilis

 

a mushroom of the family Strophara. The mushroom grows in clusters on wood from spring to autumn. It is distinguished by its smooth, scaleless brown cap, its rust brown gills, and its scaly stem, which becomes darker brown toward the base. P. mutabilis is edible.

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