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Description type:Non-original description 
Description:Entoloma fuscotomentosum F. H. Möller (fig. 179)
Entoloma fuscotomentosum, Fungi Faeroes 1: 251. 1945.
Interpr. err.: Rhodophyllus nitens sensu K. Höiland in Blyttia 35: 153. 1977.
Bibl..: Noordeloos in Persoonia 12: 290-292, fig. 20. 1984; Noordeloos in Beih. Nova Hedwigia 91: 108-110, fig. 18. 1987.
Pileus 10-40 mm broad, truncately conical, conical, campanulate to convex, usually with small papilla, with inflexed then straight margin, not hygrophanous, not translucently striate or at margin only, grey-brown, radially fibrillose-subsquamulose becoming entirely squamulose with age, shining. Lamellae, L = 30-50, l = 1-5, crowded, deeply emarginate, segmentiform to ventricose, up to 6 mm broad, white or pale grey at first then greyish pink or pinkish brown, with whitish, fimbriate edge. Stipe 30-90 x 1-5 mm, cylindrical, distinctly broadened to bulbose at base, pale brown, much paler than pileus, densely silvery striate, pruinose at apex, white tomentose at base. Context concolorous in cortex, pallid in inner parts. Smell none. Taste mild to subfarinaceous-rancid.
Spores 8-10( -11) x 6-8 µm, Q = 1.2-1.5, heteradiametrical, 6-8 angled in side-view. basidia 4-spored, clamped. Lamella edge sterile. Cheilocystidia 20-50 x 8-20 x 2-7 µm, lageniform to lecithiform sometimes with moniliform neck, usually subcapitate, rarely with acute apex. Pileipellis a cutis with transitions to a trichoderm, made up of cylindrical to inflated hyphae, 4-20 µm wide with inflated terminal elements, 10-30 µm wide. Pigment brown, intracellular in pileipellis. Clamps present in all tissues.
Habitat: in grassland, road-sides, heaths with Calluna, Empetrum, Juniperus etc., in Salix repens heaths and in open places in coniferous forest (Pinus, Picea), usually on somewhat poor, acidulous soils; summer-autumn.
Distribution: Wide spread in the atlantic-temperate and boreal parts of Europe, rare in Central Europe. Also recorded from Greenland and Labrador.
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