Observation 114834: Rhodocollybia Singer

When: 2012-10-29

Collection location: Schiller Woods South, Schiller Park, Cook Co., Illinois, USA [Click for map]

Who: Rocky Houghtby

Specimen available


7cm. Brown, broadly convex or slightly umbonate, becoming flat, glabrous becoming fibrillose/ radially streaked,margin thin, in rolled. Context white.

Notched, whitish, yellowing toward margin, easily separable as layer, beginning even, becoming ragged in maturity, thick, slightly anastomosing.


4cm x 1cm, whitish, tapering at top pruinose/ encrusted at apex. fleshy/ cartilaginous, context white


in soil/humus/ debris beneath oak. appears to be binding moss covered debris.

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Recognized by sight: Gills easily seperable as a layer.
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By: Rocky Houghtby
2013-02-03 19:08:26 PST (-0800)

I need to get these scoped so I can put this obs to bed.

Interesting observation.
By: Caleb Brown (Caleb Brown)
2013-02-03 18:51:40 PST (-0800)

Cool find!

Created: 2012-10-29 11:25:56 PDT (-0700)
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