Observation 162530: Leratiomyces percevalii (Berk. & Broome) Bridge & Spooner
When: 2014-03-30
(45.6472° -122.7653° 33m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On dirt, in grass, near alders
Diameter of large cap: 5.5 cm
Gills attached
Taste/odor indistinct

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Used references: See the Notes on Taxonomy for Stropharia riparia, which suggests that S. riparia is a distinct N. American taxon, rather than Leratiomyces percevalii.

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Leratiomyces percevalii vs Stropharia riparia
By: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)
2014-03-31 21:54:06 CEST (+0200)

The Kuo discussion you cite is longest I can find. Unfortunately I don’t have access to the Noordeloos book.
So for now, Leratiomyces percevalii remains the MO consensus for this Observation. But I also suggested Stropharia riparia in case the taxonomy changes.

percevalii vs riparia
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2014-03-31 21:40:24 CEST (+0200)


Michael Kuo discusses it a bit more and would like to call it L.p.

Leratiomyces percevalii
By: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)
2014-03-31 20:35:55 CEST (+0200)

Width of widest stem 0.8 cm.
Found Leratiomyces percevalii in this location at almost the same time in 2013. See Observation 131741.

Created: 2014-03-31 20:07:14 CEST (+0200)
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