Observation 200060: Lepiota atrodisca group
When: 2015-01-17

Notes: growing in soil; near redwoods; collected on the Miwok walk

Proposed Names

54% (3)
Recognized by sight
45% (2)
Recognized by sight: unless there is more than one small Lepiota with black cap scales.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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there you go.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-03-02 11:27:48 PST (-0800)

better than a mere “Lepiota,” which no one would contest.

This is a good example of
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2015-03-02 11:13:29 PST (-0800)

a place to use the “Group” name on MO.
A well-known name/species that acts as an anchor for a group of similar-looking (but not necessarily closely-related) taxa, many (most?) of which are unnamed.

“unless there is more than one small Lepiota with black cap scales”
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2015-03-02 11:03:59 PST (-0800)

Yes, and at least three species in the atrodisca group…

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