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 Add this item to the list  Entoloma luteobasis Ebert & E. Ludwig
   
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Remarks (internal):Entoloma luteobasis is fairly well characterized by the dark pileus and stipe, the slight to distinct yellow tinge in the base of the stipe, and the small spores. The collection made in Italy slightly deviates from the type in the warmer brown colour of the pileus, and less distinct, lemon yellow tinge in the stipe base. Entoloma griseopruinatum has darker lamellae and larger, more pronouncedly angled spores, and is supposed to be related to E. griseoluridum. 
Description type:Non-original description 
Description:Entoloma luteobasis Ebert & E. Ludwig
Bibl.: Noordel. & Hauskn. in À–sterr. Z. Pilzk. 7: 241-242. 1998.
Pileus 25-60 mm broad, conico-convex expanding to convex with low, broad umbo, with involute margin, not hygrophanous, not translucently striate, very dark sepia- or chocolate brown at centre, towards margin slightly paler, more greyish or yellowish brown, glabrous, except for the slightly tomentose centre, surface white rimed, particularly at centre. Lamellae moderately crowded, adnate-emarginate, segmentiform to ventricose, white or beige then with pink tinge, with irregular, concolorous edge. Stipe 60-105 x 8-16 mm, cylindrical, with or without clavate base, grey-beige to grey-brown or with porphyraceous tinge, at base with slight to distinct lemon-yellow or yellow-ochraceous tinge. Context thick, firm, white, except for a yellow tinge in the base of the stipe. Smell and taste farinaceous-rancid.
Spores 6.0-7.5 (-8.0) x 6.0-7.0 (-7.5) µm, Q = 1.0-1.2, Qav = 1.05-1.1, iso- to subisodiametrical, 4-7 angled in side-view. Basidia 4-spored, clamped. Lamella edge fertile. Cystidia absent. Pileipellis a cutis of narrow, cylindrical hyphae with pale, intracellular pigment. Pilei-and Hymenophoral trama regular, made up of short, inflated elements, 40-70 x 7-20 µm. Clamp-connections present in all tissues.
Habitat and distribution: in mixed, thermophilous deciduous forest (Quercus robur, Q. cerris, Fagus, Carpinus, Populus) in calcareous loam. So far known from Germany and Italy.
 
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