Observation 117475: Entoloma Fr. ex P. Kumm.

When: 2012-11-20

Collection location: Fort Flagler, Jefferson Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Caleb Brown (Caleb Brown)

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Tried going to your citation, Chrstine.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-11-21 20:01:45 EST (-0500)

Was told the website could not be found. Tried with the complete .htm website as well. Given the same prompt.

Cap texture
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-11-21 17:17:56 EST (-0500)

Rough cap texture is kind of distinctive here. Looks similar to these:

It’s an Entoloma
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-11-21 01:16:22 EST (-0500)

without microscopic data it’s hard to say, but it looks similar to what I have identified as Leptonia subcoelestina.

Beautiful species.

Stalk too thin for Entoloma trachysporum, at least as reported here in MO.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-11-21 01:07:34 EST (-0500)

Maybe it is a blue Mycena?

Stalk not thick enough to be Leptonia carnea (Indigo Leptonia) in Arora.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-11-21 00:53:38 EST (-0500)

But could still be Entoloma trachysporum var. purpureoviolaceum, Leptonia cyaneonita, L. cyanea or L. violaceonigra. Looks like Leptonia is the most likely suspect here, at least sensu Arora.

Created: 2012-11-20 22:05:07 EST (-0500)
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