Observation 147555: Hypomyces (Fr.) Tul. & C. Tul.
When: 2013-10-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Mummified gilled mushroom.

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Totally parasitized and mummified mushroom. Parasitization started while fungus was still underground, and completed transformation when barely above ground. Only the cap was visible when found.
Small brown patch is only non-parasitized feature.
Sectioned cap shows gills.

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified.

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