Observation 181627: Mycena haematopus (Pers.) P. Kumm.
When: 2014-10-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Heavy overnight rains washed out the color on these but some of the specimens that were protected by leaf cover show the more red colors on the cap and reddish purple on the upper stem. I didn’t see any of the “blood” usually associated with these but according to Tom Volk this is a variable feature.

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Recognized by sight: cap reddish brown fading to white with lined tattered margin, narrowly attached white gills spotting red, reddish brown hollow stem, on well rotted wood

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