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The deceiver

Laccaria laccata

Description:

The deceiver is a small mushroom with a cap up to 6 cm (2.4 in) in diameter, convex when young and later flattening or even depressed in the center. It can be various shades of salmon pink, brick-red, or shades of orange or brown when moist or young, and duller and paler when dry.

Habitat:

Laccaria laccata is found in scattered troops in wooded areas, and on heathland often in poor soil. It is very common in all of the northern temperate zones, but tends to favor cool weather.

Notes:

Spotted in river Homem félinhos beach I think that is a Deciver,laccaria sp,i have to check furder

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4 Comments

Thanks Gully,with repetition i arrived to ID some :-)

gully.moy
gully.moy 7 years ago

I think you're spot on Antonio.

Thanks Hemma :-)

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

nice pink.

Braga, Portugal

Spotted on Mar 17, 2013
Submitted on Mar 17, 2013

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