Marasmius capillaris


Common Names: Pinwheel Marasmius
Category: Fungi
Sub-category: Agaric


The caps on the mushrooms are convex and then centrally depressed with radial furrows, measuring 2 to 15 mm in diameter. The wiry, shiny black stems are thin (less than 1 mm thick) and up to 60 mm.

A saprobic fungus, it produces fruit bodies (mushrooms) that grows in groups on decaying oak leaves in North America.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
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