Observation 142465: Laccaria laccata (Scop.) Cooke

When: 2013-08-12

Collection location: Perry, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

Cap convex, up to 28 mm., pink tan, sunken center, scaly disc, thin pinkish flesh. Gills pinkish, distant, subdecurrent, thick. Stem 50 mm. × 3-4 mm., slightly enlarged at base, color of gills, white mycelia at stem base. On mossy ground under balsam fir in mixed woods.

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Thanks, Eric
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2013-08-13 07:41:01 PDT (-0700)

for pointing that out. I collected too much yesterday and tried to ID it all before it went. I missed the lack of striate margin on this FB so it is not L. altaica as you said.


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