Observation 179740: Hygrocybe (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2014-09-21

Collection location: Perry, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

On ground under birch, beech, maple and balsam fir. Mild odor and taste.

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Recognized by sight: sticky cap when fresh, waxy looking gills
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Hi Jacob,
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2014-09-22 07:09:57 PDT (-0700)

My first thought on these was Hygrocybe but the thick flesh of the cap and stem threw me off as the Hygrocybe I’ve found have been thin fleshed.


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