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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The immature mushrooms had the pilei with approximately 30 to 55 mm of diameter and the mature mushroom had the pilei with approximately 60 to 100 mm of diameter (Figures 1(b) and 1(c)).
Shortly after the foundation of ALFAL, Donald Sola and other leading scholars launched the Interamerican Program of Linguistics and Teaching of Languages (PILEI, in its Spanish-Portuguese acronym), again in Chile, 10-14 August 1970.
(2.) The materials that make up the database are transcribed interviews carried out in accordance with norms established by the Proyecto de estudio coordinado de la norma linguistica culta de las principales ciudades de Iberoamerica y de la Peninsula Iberica, initiated by PILEI (Programa Interamericano de Linguistica y Ensenanza de Idiomas), and today under the direction of ALFAL (Asociacion de Linguistica y Filologia de la America Latina).
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.