Observation 164867: Geopyxis carbonaria (Alb. & Schwein.) Sacc.

When: 2014-05-07

Collection location: Mount Hood National Forest, Wasco Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

45.506° -121.4715°

Who: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)

No specimen available

Habitat: burn area (burned 9 months ago)
Substrate: soil under duff
Habit: Gregarious. In many places they carpeted the ground.
Cap color: reddish tan inside, tan to grayish tan (in age) outside
Stem length: up to 1 cm

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Recognized by sight: Critical macro characters (vs Geopyxis vulcanalis: cap color (inside reddish, rather than yellow; outside tan, rather than white); stem length (up to 1 cm, rather than 0.5 cm max)
Used references: Michael Beug, Alan E. Bessette, Arleen R. Bessette, Ascomycete Fungi of North America: A Mushroom Reference Guide (Univ. of Texas Press 2014)

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