Observation 129321: Entoloma Fr. ex P. Kumm.

When: 2012-12-09

Collection location: Bullards Bar, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Noah Siegel (Noah)

Specimen available

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: =Leptonia

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these are
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-03-11 15:42:10 CDT (-0500)

nothing like E. nitidum, which is an Entocybe.
These are probably in Largent’s Leptonia subgenus Leptonia (based on what I can tell of the cap surface), but could be in Cyanula.

For western USA,
By: Roy Halling (royh)
2013-03-11 08:36:20 CDT (-0500)

David Largent has written at least 2 books on western USA Entolomataceae; one on Leptonia in 1977 (Biblio. Mycol.), and the other from Mad River Press in 1994.

If they were here in Europe
By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-11 07:37:08 CDT (-0500)

I would call them E. nitidum. What was the habitat?

Stunning color contrast!
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2013-02-23 14:38:00 CST (-0600)

Can Machiel Noordeloos book on entolomas of North America help?

Thanks Roy,
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2013-02-22 22:49:49 CST (-0600)

There are really nice, but also next to impossible to ID.

By: Roy Halling (royh)
2013-02-22 22:40:34 CST (-0600)

observation and image, Noah – those blue leptonias in Calif are really nice.

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