Under hardwood deciduous trees, more rarely under conifers.
In various shades of brown.
Even, not appendiculate.
Pores and Pore Surface
Pore surface whitish or yellowish, immutable. Pores circular to angular, 1-3 per mm.
Lacunose at first, hollow at maturity.
Stalk concolorous with the cap.
White or whitish, immutable.
FLESH: no reaction except towards mauve with phenol.
CAP-STIPE: discoloration of the cap and stipe with KOH, NaOH and NH4OH, towards gray with FeSO4, towards mauve on the cap with phenol and no reaction with formalin.