Observation 10034: Neohygrophorus angelesianus (Smith & Hesler) Singer
When: 2001-06-03
No herbarium specimen

Notes: A smaller version than L. amethystina-occidentalis, these specimens are only 2 inches high and perhaps 1/2 inch wide at the cap. The stip is darker blue/purple than the cap is.

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By: Peter G Werner (pgwerner)
2010-12-12 15:40:32 PST (-0800)

It would be very unprecedented for that species to occur in the Pacific states, and I’m not inclined to think that this is that species based merely on size. The smaller size of L. amethystina is within the range of variation for L. amethysteo-occidentalis.

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