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Verdigris Agaric

Stropharia aeruginosa


Small mushroom with green-blue cap ca. 3 cm in diameter. White specks of veil remnants decorate the slimy cap. With time it loses the blue-green color. The stem is white, covered with small white flecks and with a fragile dark rim. The gills are purple with whitish rims.


Spotted between the moss in a pine tree forest, at the mountains (1300 m. high). Reserva de la Biosfera del Real Sitio de San Ildefonso-El Espinar.


Camera Model: NIKON D500. Exposure Time: 1/160 sec.; f/32; ISO Speed Rating: 40637. Exposure Bias: 0 EV. Focal Length: 90.0 mm. No flash fired. DSC_3586, 3584, 3587

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Castilla y León, Spain

Lat: 40.71, Long: -4.24

Spotted on Nov 17, 2018
Submitted on Sep 17, 2019

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