Observation 19254: Mycena (Pers.) Roussel
When: 2009-03-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: growing on living, mossy madrone bark. I didn’t collect it.

Proposed Names

44% (2)
Recognized by sight
64% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: clearly belongs to this genus; must be one of the Mycenas growing on bark in winter mainly. comes close to European M.rubromarginata or purpureofusca

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Nice shot
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-03-12 11:41:54 CDT (-0400)

Very nice pictures! When shooting something that small, focus is kind of
hit-or-miss sometimes. I don’t have a regular SLR, just a Kodak Z885. No
macro, but I get fairly decent results shooting through a pocket magnifier.
Not much depth of field, usually. I’ve also found that turning off the
autofocus usually helps!

By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-03-11 17:11:37 CDT (-0400)

when I am collecting little agarics I use film boxes or stuff like that – also I have a portable little toolbox with compartments for fungi that size…

yup. no specimen to go deeper, tho…pretty little thing! didn’t want to smash it in a bag…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-03-09 20:45:44 CDT (-0400)

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