pileus

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Synonyms for pileus

a fruiting structure resembling an umbrella or a cone that forms the top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom

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eryngii yield, number of mushrooms, solids content and pilei color.
Pilei brightness, measured with a chromameter, was lower from mushrooms harvested from cased substrates (Figure 3).
All of the pilei were on the SE side of the tree which was located 2-3 m west of a small woodland pond (Fig.