Observation 187501: Mycena (Pers.) Roussel

When: 2014-09-26

Collection location: Bur Oak Woods Nature Preserve, Hobart, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: SaraR

No specimen available

Location: Burr Oak Woods, Indiana, USA
Habitat: Black Oak Woodland
Habit: growing on log, clusters.
Pileus size: 1.0 cm
Pileus Color: Grayish, brownish.
Pileus surface: Dry and Sticky
Stipe surface: Shiny
Pileal Surface: smooth and velutinous
Pileus margin: transluoent striate
Pileal shape: Conic to convex
Gill attachment: Free from the stem
Gill margin: Even
Gills/ lamellae: Regular to back forked. Appears to have 2 tiers.
Odor/ Taste: Not distinctive
Latex: none
Gill color: White, grayish
Gill width: 0.5 cm
Location of stipe: Central
Annulus: Not present.
Stipe surface: smooth
Stipe Shape: equal
Stipe content: hollow.
Stipe color: Whitish, grayish
Stipe length: 3.5 cm
Stipe width: 0.2 cm
Stipe base: mycelial pad
Volva type: None

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Used references: Mushrooms of the Midwest
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