Observation 147989: Trichoderma Pers.
When: 2013-09-28

Notes: The intent of this observation is to identify the dark green stuff – hypomyces or Trichoderma growing on the mushroom. But since I have never seen a mushroom like this, I am willing to take it as a mixed collection. It is not unusual in this location to find Armillaria growing in the mowed grass, so perhaps the secondary fungus deformed – and separated – the gills. The stalk has white fibrils similar to Armillaria, the bulb at the base of the stalk may not match.

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Thanks darv
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2013-10-13 15:25:49 CDT (-0500)

Know anything about the green stuff?

Bingo! Thanks Britney!
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2013-10-11 17:01:19 CDT (-0500)

I don’t know how you got that one! …or how either one of you can see a Laccaria under that mossy veil! Thanks again.

Laccaria ochropurpea
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2013-10-11 13:14:08 CDT (-0500)


The comments below the description, for imperfect fungi, resembles your observation.

Great suggestion
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2013-10-11 12:00:28 CDT (-0500)

you are my hero

the fruit bodies
By: else
2013-10-11 11:43:30 CDT (-0500)

They look like Laccaria -

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