Covered with or consisting of woolly tufts.
- The ring is floccose, off-white, not striate on the surface.
- Colonies were 40 mm in diameter, white, floccose, and attached to the surface of the medium.
Mid 18th century: from late Latin floccosus, from Latin floccus 'flock'.
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