Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Clitocybe nebularis

Clitocybe nebularis (Batsch: Fr.) Kummer, Elenchus fungorum, continvatio prima (Halle): xxviii,122. 1857.

 Description: Pileus 10-15 cm, flat or concave, umblicate, ochraceous to pale brown, smooth. Gills decurrent, crowded of several lengths, white, smooth. Stipe central, 4-6 × 0.8-1.4 cm, solid, white, smooth. Spores elliptical, hyaline, smooth, I-, 6-7.5 × 4-5 μm. Hyphae with clamps.

Taiwan, Taichung: Anmashan, on soil, 14 Aug. 1996, CWN 01704 (TNM F0005223).

 Habitat: Scattered on soil in broad-leaved forests.

Japan, China, Europe, North America.


Imazeki, R. and Hongo, T. 1987; Breitenbach, J. and Kranzlin, E. 1991; Chang, T. T. et al. 2001.


W. N. Chou

 Note: It is edible.