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''Leucopaxillus giganteus'', commonly known as the giant leucopax or the giant funnel, is a saprobic species of fungus in the Tricholomataceae family. As its common names imply, the fruit body, or mushroom, can become quite large—the cap reaches diameters of up to 40 cm . It has a white or pale cream cap, and is funnel-shaped when mature, with the gills running down the length of the stem. Considered by some to be a choice edible when young, this species has a cosmopolitan distribution, and is.. more

Similar species: Gilled Mushrooms
Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded Nov 24, 2019. Captured Nov 23, 2019 12:04 in SW 260th St, Vashon, WA 98070, USA.
  • X-E2
  • f/1.0
  • 1s
  • ISO200
  • 55mm