Observation 142852: Cystoderma amianthinum (Scop.) Fayod
When: 2013-08-15

Notes: This appears to be a Cystoderma. It seem very typical in appearance. . This is growing in the ground in a line of 6 specimens under Maple and next to but not on an old Maple tree that had fallen 5 years ago.
Cap 3 to 5 cm. Golden brown with wrinkles and scale like structures. Small fibrils hanging at the perimeter of the cap. A small nipple is at the center
cap dark red in KOH
Gills close white not attached to stem ,spore print white.
Stem 5 cm with a sheath about 2/3 up with granules and scales then becoming smooth. brown

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Based on chemical features: cap Dark Red in KOH

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Created: 2013-08-15 22:44:37 CDT (-0400)
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