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Tricholoma tigrinum P. Kummer
Xizang (Tibet): Jiangda (Gyamda) Xian. Narrow gorge ca. 6 km E in a straight line from the center of the city of Jiangda (Gyamda). Logged Picea forest, now dominated by Betula. Slopes and meadows; slopes with numerous, scattered limestone boulders and diverse herbaceous flora in organically rich, dark soil and with deep moss layer in many places. 31°28'59"N, 98°16'39"E; 3900 m.
Cap 9 cm in dia., convex-applanate, dirty cream, densely covered with brown to dark brown squamules; lamellae adnexed, dirty white, 10 mm in height, edge brownish; stipe 11 X 2.5 cm, attenuate upwards, white to dirty white, covered with brownish squamules.
Zhu-Liang YANG
5459 4 August 2009

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