Observation 105317: Gliophorus irrigatus (Pers.) A.M. Ainsw. & P.M. Kirk
When: 2012-08-08
Herbarium specimen reported

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Recognized by sight: Dark brown viscid translucent striate cap, gray-brown viscid stipe, white gills.
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Recognized by sight: Gloiophorus irrigatus is the most current name for Hygrocybe irrigata according to Index Fungorum # 23

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By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2012-08-15 08:28:06 CDT (-0400)

They are considered to be the same thing now days…

Looks very similar to…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-08-15 01:22:02 CDT (-0400)


Noah, do you know how H. irrigata differs from H. unguinosa? The fruit bodies in my collection were so slippery that it was difficult to hold onto them.

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