Observation 151573: Agaricales sensu lato

When: 2013-11-09

Collection location: Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Matt Welter (mattfungus)

No specimen available

Possibly Psathyrella or Psilocybe or maybe even conocybe. Dark black gills. No blue on stem though I am color deficient. cap 1 cm in diameter. On wooded forest floor in trail. Base of stem had thick, hard “root mass”

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Recognized by sight: Dark black gills and fragile looking.

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root base
By: Matt Welter (mattfungus)
2013-11-09 18:29:23 CST (-0600)

Interestingly under Arora keys out a Psathyrella with a “tap root”, multipedata. Though one of Mushroom Observers pics of multipedata looks a lot like this on, it is a clustered mushroom and this one was solitary.

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