Observation 148475: Lyophyllum shimeji (Kawam.) Hongo

Small(unfortunately maggot riddled) cluster of “man on horseback,” fruiting beneath Douglas fir, salal and Oregon grape.

Elevation: 1,400ft.

Temp: upper 40’s-light precipitation.

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Thanks Irene!
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2013-10-15 17:08:30 EDT (-0400)

Never thought of L.shimeji at all- just thought it was a less than abundant fruiting of L. decastes.

After looking up a few sources I agree with your astute observation. Thanks again!

Just wish they weren’t completely maggot riddled and friable :-((

Looks like
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2013-10-15 14:01:51 EDT (-0400)

a perfect Lyophyllum shimeji to me.

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