Observation 152354: Stropharia ambigua (Peck) Zeller

When: 2013-11-16

Collection location: Mount Tabor Park, Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available


In hand. (Yes, but did it grow there?) 5 inches.
Bisected cap.
Hollow at near base of stipe. Abundant scales on stipe.
In situ.

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified

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Not especially Darvin.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-11-16 19:27:06 PST (-0800)

Stipe length 5 inches (=12.7cm) fits well within Arora’s range. “STALK 6-18 cm long, 0.5-2 cm thick, more or less equal, often long, stuffed or hollow..”

Very small
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2013-11-16 17:36:41 PST (-0800)

Small for this species.

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