Hygrophanous


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Hy`groph´a`nous


a.1.Having such a structure as to be diaphanous when moist, and opaque when dry.
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polymorphic, conic to convex, convexplane or campanulate, regular or irregular, sometimes papillate, or subumbilicate, hygrophanous, yellowish pale to chocolate-brown, orangish-brown or cinnamonbrown, smooth, sublubricous, sometimes with white floccose scales from the veil at the margin.