Cup: 10-25 cm across, plane convex, later plane and dented in the center, old infundibuliform, surface velvety to finely tomentose, young white to cream, later occasionally ocher to brownish, ocher to brownish spotted, margin incurved, later undulating.
Hymenophore: lamellae are white, later cream yellow to wine-red, broadly adnate, forked, edges smooth.
Spore print: white
Spore: globose to elliptical with ornaments, 8,5-9,9 x 7,6-9,2 μm, with little, small warts and ribs, which are morely net-like connected.
Stem: 3-6 x 3-5 cm, cylindrical, tapering toward the base, white to cream-yellow.
Flesh: white, hard, odor unpleasant, taste acrid.
Habitat: gregarious mostly in coniferous forests, in acid habitats, grows from summer to fall.