Observation 143710: Hygrocybe miniata (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2013-08-19
(49.0548° -106.519° )
No herbarium specimen

Notes: East Block GNP, found by Chris Reed while taking a hike

when asked about staining after handling, said none observed (though length of time waited for staining unknown)

seems to be some species of orange waxcap… waxcaps of the same or other species have been observerd and photos submitted (eg. http://mushroomobserver.org/137654?q=1RtQY) but I have not personally seen any this summer (no specimen)

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28% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: cap small (~1-2cm?), hygrophanous, convex; gills not decurrent
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified 2nd Ed. (Arora 1986)
28% (1)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: could be black staining but did not watch long enough to see

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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