Observation 187488: Hygrocybe singeri (A.H. Sm. & Hesler) Singer

When: 2014-11-05

Collection location: California Ave., Arcata, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jocelyn Gwynn (joceyg)

No specimen available

Notes:
Growing next to road under coast redwood, 2 fruiting bodies found

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Proposed Names

-81% (1)
Recognized by sight: Vibrant orange/yellow color of cap & stipe, concial cap & umbo retained on older fruiting body
Used references: “Mushrooms Demystified” Hygrophoraceae key
Based on chemical features: Black bruising on stipe and gills when handled
90% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Viscid stipe, redwood/conifer habitat,

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Eyes3 = Current consensus

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