Pluteus cervinus


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Noun1.Pluteus cervinus - a small edible agaric with a slender stalkPluteus cervinus - a small edible agaric with a slender stalk; usually found on rotting hardwoods
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
genus Pluteus, Pluteus, roof mushroom - a large genus of fungi belonging to the family Pluteaceae; the shape of the cap resembles a roof; often abundant early in the summer
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1076 soil infrequent Singer Family Pluteaceae Pluteus cervinus (Schaeffer.