Observation 188006: Melanoleuca Pat.

When: 2014-11-09

Collection location: Hickory Run State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

On the ground where spruce needle duff transitioned to a grassy area near a road.

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Thanks Jacob.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-11-10 20:19:15 PST (-0800)

Melanoleuca looks like a good proposal. Spore print is white. M. polioleuca (as described by Phillips on Rogers Mushrooms) seems like a fit. Plenty of cystidia, with many harpoon-shaped ones.

These are small mushrooms, the largest cap having diameter about 2 cm.

Created: 2014-11-10 18:59:16 PST (-0800)
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