Scientific name:Agaricus annae Pilát 1951 Synonyms:Species Fungorum 06.12.2015: Habit of Growth:
Mushroom is not protected Trees: Picea (Spruce)d0d0d0
Cap: 6-10 cm across, first hemispherical, later convex to plane, if young white, tomentose, dull, later progressively splitting into concentric, appressed squamules which stain in age light brown, margin is obtuse.
Hymenophore: lamellae are whitish, later pale pink, finally pink brown, broad, free, some are forked.
Spore print: purple brown
Spore: elliptic, 4,5-6,1 x 2,9-3,8 μm
Stem: 6-10 x 0,9-1,5 cm, cylindric, toward the apex sometimes tapered, base is with marginate bulb, young solid, old, stuffed to hollow, fragile, above the annulus white and smooth, below it white and banded on a white background, annulus simple, thin, membranous, white, pendent.
Flesh: white, thick in the center, thin toward the margin, if cut after some time turning brown, odor is pleasant spicy, sour, taste is mild, unpleasant.
Habitat: gregarious in spruce forests on needle litter, grows from summer to fall.