Observation 11332: Mixed collection
When: 2008-09-19
Collection location: England [Click for map]
Who: terrence
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These were found growing on a common near me but not sure what they are, currently making spore prints, many thanks for any observations.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:23 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘In grassland in the UK, common grazing land’ to ‘United Kingdom’

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Spore print
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-20 14:53:36 EDT (-0400)

Now looks, on the basis of spore print, gill attachment and appearance, and habitat, like Naematoloma, Psathyrella, or Psilocybe.

By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-20 06:05:04 EDT (-0400)

Probably your typical small lawn Panaeolus, Psathyrella, Coprinus, Conocybe, or similarly. Maybe two species there; I notice darker and more conical caps and lighter and more rounded ones, though maybe that’s just different growth stages.

The spore print color will help to narrow things down. A closeup of one mushroom’s cap underside would also potentially prove useful, by making the gill attachment and shape clear.

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