Entry from British & World English dictionary
A toadstool with a slimy blue-green cap and dark brown gills, found in both Eurasia and North America.
- Stropharia aeruginosa, family Strophariaceae, class Hymenomycetes.
- By this time numbers were dropping, but several additions were found including verdigris agaric.
- Species which are still around in early November include the spectacular green verdigris agaric, shaggy ink cap and various Conocybe, Melanoleuca and Paneolus species.
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