Observation 196928: Hygrocybe punicea (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2015-01-10
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Very dry conditions for weeks but these specimens were buried under leaf duff carried by run off.

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Recognized by sight: cap up to 7 cm.,smooth conical & blood red at first becoming flatter with wavy margin fading to orange then yellow orange; narrowly attached yellow gills; stem red fading to orange then yellow, longitudinally striate with white base; yellow context; mild odor and taste; white spore deposit; on ground under huckleberry and redwood in mixed woods
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Recognized by sight: A name from the west coast

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