Observation 151123: Agaricales sensu lato
When: 2013-11-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Not sure this is a mushroom. It was taken from a fallen tree trunk. It has a stem and is very fragile.

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Overgrown Mycena
By: Matt Welter (mattfungus)
2013-11-04 05:51:04 PST (-0800)

If it were on grass I would say that its an overgrown Marismius oreades, but because its on wood and has a dark stem and considering the time of year, I think its possibly and overgrown Mycena. Did you smell it? How did the stalk feel (hard or brittle?)

It is, T.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-11-04 05:08:19 PST (-0800)

The mushroom has recurved itself so that the gills have maximum exposure for releasing spores. The top of the cap is now the center.

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