Taxonomy

Gliophorus chromolimoneus (G. Stev.) E. Horak 1973

Red List Status -


Description

Pileus: hemispherical becoming convex umbilicate; 8 - 25 mm diameter; glabrous; glutinous; lemon yellow to egg yellow or chrome yellow; margin striate.

Stipe: cylindrical; 20 - 40 × 2–3 mm; glabrous; glutinous; concolourous with pileus.

Gills: adnate to decurrent; moderately distant;yellow.

Flesh:yellow.

Spore print: white.

Spores: ellipsoid; 7 – 9.5 × 4 – 6 µm; smooth.

Notes: this species is recognized by its yellow colours and glutinous cap.

Patrick Leonard 2019

Geographical distribution