A grey-brown species with a broad umbo and a faintly striate edge to the cap. Cap diam: 30–50 mm. The cap surface is gelatinous but becomes dry if there is a lack of moisture in the environment. The gills are pinkish grey and have an adnexed attachment. The stipe is pale fawn-grey with a lilac tinge. Found in mixed broadleaf-podocarp forest.