|Mycena acicula (Schaeff.:Fr.) P.Kumm.|
The cap is bright orange yellow. The cap surface is smooth, not viscid nor sticky.The stem is yellowish, without ring. The flesh is orange, unchanging; its taste is mild; the odour is not distinctive; its texture is fibrous. The gills are pale yellow with white edge, adnate, distant . The spore print is white. This species is saprophytic. It grows on dead wood. The fruiting period takes place from June to November.
Chemical tests : none.
Distinctive features : very thin; orange colour; cap with paler margin; on twigs
Mycena acicula is quite rare and localised in the forest of Rambouillet, and is occasional, more generally speaking .
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