Sichuan: Maerkang (Barkam) Xian.
Zhegu Shan (between Maerkang (Barkam) and Li Xian) on west side of pass along highway 213.
Alpine meadows and Rhododendron thickets along ridge on west side of highway
On soil.Two fruit bodies, larger one ca. 170 mm tall, pileus ca. 75 mm in diam., gray pileus, conic, white stipe, see photo.