Definition of Hygrophanous. Meaning of Hygrophanous. Synonyms of Hygrophanous

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Definition of Hygrophanous

Hygrophanous
Hygrophanous Hy*groph"a*nous, a. [Gr. ? wet + ? to show.] Having such a structure as to be diaphanous when moist, and opaque when dry.

Meaning of Hygrophanous from wikipedia

- The adjective hygrophanous refers to the color change of mushroom tissue (especially the pileus surface) as it loses or absorbs water, which causes the...
- compounds psilocin and psilocybin. The fruitbodies have a small, extremely hygrophanous pale gold conical to bell-shaped cap, often with a prominent pointed...
- or brownish tones. Often developing cracks in dry weather, slightly hygrophanous, turning greenish or blue where damaged. Gills: Broadly adnate to adnexed...
- umbonate, with a very slight papilla, glabrous, even to striate when moist, hygrophanous, brown or yellowish brown fading to pale ochraceous or straw color. Staining...
- hallucinogenic species of Psilocybe. Species are typically small and hygrophanous, with a slender and brittle stem. They are often found growing on wood...
- in color, often becoming pitted with dark blue or bluish black zones, hygrophanous, fading to light straw color in drying, strongly bruising blue when damaged;...
- conic to campanulate or subumbonate and often with a slight papilla, hygrophanous or glabrescent, even to striate at the margin, ocherous to brown or beige...
- incurved when young, clay-colored, often reddish brown towards the disc, hygrophanous, smooth, and grayish to greenish; it is translucent-striate at the margin...
- depression. The surface is nearly bald, or fibrillose to scaly. Cap is hygrophanous, dark purple, purple, fading to brownish purple or buff. The gills are...
- Agrocybe arvalis is a species of Agaricales with a brown, hygrophanous cap and brown spore print. It does not have an annulus. Spores are elliptical and...