Cap: 1,5-3,5 cm across, first convex with a depressed center, later increasingly infundibuliform umbilicate, sometimes when old irregularly undulating, hygrophanous, light ocher to reddish brown, with concentric dark brown, pointed scales which become denser toward the center, almost to the center striate, margin is inrolled for a long time.
Hymenophore: lamellae are light brownish, broad, arcate decurrent.
Spore print: whitish
Spore: cylindric, polymorphic, 8,6-12,5 x 3,1-4,8 μm
Stem: 3-5 x 0,2-0,5 cm, cylindric, base is sometimes thickened, dull, smooth, ocher to reddish brown, sometimes with translucent crossbands, base is whitish from white mycelium, solid, elastic.
Flesh: watery, pale brownish, thin, odorless, taste is mild.
Habitat: solitary to gregarious in moors and stands of spruce, pine and birch, grows from early summer to fall.