October 2002 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.
Convex, then flattened, smooth, often wrinkled, shiny when dry, viscid when damp, chrome yellow then flushed rust, to about 10 cm across
Small, angular, pale yellow, ochraceous with age, rust where bruised
+/- equal, slender, concolorous with the cap, decorated with a network especially at the apex, with a whitish apical ring
Pale lemon-yellow in the cap, darker in the stem, firm
Ochre to sienna
Spores ellipsoidal to spindle shaped, smooth (8-11.5) x (3-4) µm2
Edible though excessive consumption may cause diarrhoea