No Common Name Entoloma conicum (Saccardo) Hesler  Synonyms: Nolanea conica.


Found scattered in moss or humus in mixed forests.


Mature gills are a bright flesh color. Note extensive white mycelium at base of stalk (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

There are 11 records in the project database.

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Entoloma conicum (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/31/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Gills and stalk of Entoloma conicum in Howard Co., Maryland (8/24/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spore of Entoloma conicum collected in Howard Co., Maryland (7/31/2013). Angular, 5-sided; measured 10.5-10.8 X 6.2-7.6 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

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