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Lyophyllum decastes

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Kingdom  Fungi
Order  Agaricales
Genus  Lyophyllum
Higher classification  Lyophyllum
Division  Basidiomycota
Family  Lyophyllaceae
Scientific name  Lyophyllum decastes
Rank  Species
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Similar  Shimeji, Sparassis crispa, Pleurotus citrinopileatus, Lactifluus volemus, Shaggy parasol

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Lyophyllum decastes, commonly known as the fried chicken mushroom, is an edible species of fungus in the family Lyophyllaceae that grows in clusters on disturbed ground, with a faintly radish-like taste.

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Appearance

Gills are white but may yellow slightly with age. The firm flesh remains white on exposure.

Ecology

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Growing in dense, even huge clusters on the ground, L. decastes is usually found where the ground has been disturbed such as roadbeds, gravel, paths, landscaping areas, and sometimes in woods.

Range

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Prolific in Summer and Fall until Spring on the U.S. West Coast, it is widely distributed in North America.

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References

Lyophyllum decastes Wikipedia


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