Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Entoloma nitidum

Entoloma nitidum Quel., Comptes rendu Assoc. Franc. Avanc. Sci. 11: 391. 1883.

 Description: Pileus 1-5 cm, convex, bluish black, glabrous, margin even. Gills notched, crowded of several lengths, white, entire. Stipe central, 3-7 × 0.5-2 cm, hollow, pale purple, glabrous. Spores polyhedral, pale yellow, smooth, I-, 8-10 μm. Hyphae with clamps.

Taiwan, Nantou: Lienhuachih, on soil, 13 Oct. 1995, CWN 01317 (TNM F0004403).

 Habitat: Isolated or scattered on ground in broad-leaved forest.

Asia and Europe.


Imazeki, R. and Hongo, T. 1987; Breitenbach, J. and Kranzlin, E. 1995; Chang, T. T. et al. 2001.


W. N. Chou

 Note: It is poisonous.