Observation 160301: Psathyrella bipellis (Quél.) A.H. Sm.

When: 2014-02-23

Collection location: Amarante, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)

No specimen available

At first I thought it was an Agaricus, but it doesn’t have ring and the gills are adnated. On grass. Trees nearby: Eucalyptus. Wrinkled cap, colors range from light beige pink, to pink to very dark red.

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16% (2)
Recognized by sight
-65% (4)
Recognized by sight: fibrous, frayed cap, adnate gills
42% (3)
Recognized by sight: very close to Psathyrella bipellis

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By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2014-02-24 09:49:50 JST (+0900)

you could be right about Psathyrella but these caps seem so fibrous and the cap of P. bipellis is described as being bald with a lined margin. I know there are hygrophanous Inocybe spp. asscociated with Eucalyptus in Australia and that Eucallyptus were introduced to Portugal from Australia.


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