Observation 11009: Psathyrella (Fr.) Quél.
When: 2008-09-07
No herbarium specimen

Notes: The regularly spaced points around the cap margin are interesting. These and the scaly lower stem suggest a partial veil.

In an open, grassy and shrubby area near mixed woods.

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26% (2)
Used references: Helene M.E. Schalkwijk-Barendsen’s Mushrooms of Northwest North America, p. 91, 92, 272. This appears to be a slightly lighter shade of what Schalkwijk-Barendsen calls “pale orange to orange brown” with a stipe that is “the same colour as the cap”. She notes finding this 1 Aug. 1977 at Sandy Lake, Alberta, Canada.
28% (1)
Eyes3
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Doubtful it’s C. amiantinum
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-14 22:36:55 CDT (-0400)

No scales on cap or on lower stalk — seems to eliminate C. amiantinum.

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