Observation 18830: Hygrocybe acutoconica (Clem.) Singer
When: 2009-02-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I considered H. flavescens but this has a more acute umbo than most specimens of that species.

Proposed Names

44% (2)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: an acute umbo is not part of the flavescens description…I suspect you have something else here. what, tho, is an open question.
-6% (2)
Recognized by sight: An open suggestion..
55% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: This looks like the CA H. acutoconica; which can be yellow to orange, has a viscid conic cap and whitish to pale yellowish gills.
H. citrinovirens is very close to the California H. virescens, has a dry yellow to greenish-yellow cap and white gills.

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Eyes3 = Current consensus

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nice. too bad you didn’t save it…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-02-24 23:19:19 EST (-0500)

this is the year of the weird waxies.

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