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Laccaria laccata          Common Laccaria

Caps are 2-6 cm across, dry, smooth to minutely scaly, convex to flat and umbilicate or depressed, bright red-brown to brick-red when wet, and paler when dry.  Gills are attached to slightly decurrent, well-spaced, thick, broad, and white to flesh-coloured or pinkish brown.  Stalks are up to 10 cm tall by 8 mm wide, dry, smooth, fibrous-striate, and  coloured as cap. Spore prints are white.  It fruits on the ground in woods. Edible.