Observation 192105: Entoloma Fr. ex P. Kumm.
When: 2014-10-03
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Notes: Found at 10:37 am.
Saprobic, growing by itself in broken, rocky, soil in an open area of the woods.
Odor: powdery
Pileus size: 9cm
The top of the pileus had a few scattereed white dots on in the center of it.
Pileus color: dark brown on outside border, and a light brown/white color on the inside (almost a tye-dye like pattern, extends to the outside color)
Pileus surface: smooth, shiny, silky, slippery/lubricous, moist
Pileal shape: umbonate, broadly convex, lobular (the margin is split)
Pileus margin: rimos
Stipe color: cream, white,
Stipe width: 2.5 cm
Stipe length: 7 cm
Stipe shape: equal
Stipe surface: fibrillose
Location of stipe: central
Gill Attachment: arcuate or sinuate
Gill margin: crenate/scalloped
Gills are very soft, silky.
Gills color: pink
Gills width: 2mm
There is some space between the gills, easy to separate.
Spacing
-at margin: >2mm apart
-1/2 way to margin: 1/mm apart
Lamellae: crisped
Lamellulae/short gills length: 3 tiers
Spore print: dark pink(clay-like)

Proposed Names

-25% (3)
Used references: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/volvariella_volvacea.html
Mushrooms of the Midwest by Kuo and Methven
Based on microscopic features
55% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight

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