Fig 1
CAP: 5-8cm wide.  Fibrous, grey to dark grey with central umbo.  White fibres give a silky grey appearance.  Starting conical eventually umbonate.  Margin fibrillose. STIPE: Whitish to pale grey.  Even and rather brittle. GILLS/PORES: Gills are pale grey, notched and lightly spaced. FLESH: Pale and somewhat rather fragile. SPORES: White, elliptic. HABITAT: Coniferous woodland especially with rich soil. SEASON: Common, autumn. EDIBILITY: Edible.

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