Observation 200671: Leucopaxillus gracillimus Singer & A.H. Sm.

When: 2015-03-02

Collection location: Sendero Macuco, Parque Nacional Iguazú, Misiones, Argentina [Click for map]

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

No specimen available

A common Neotropical species, recognized by the contrasting pale-reddish to pale-orange pileus and shock-white, crowded, shallow gills, the long, slender, meandering but generally equal stipe, and terrestrial habit. The carpophore is relatively sturdy as well, as is typical for the genus worldwide.

Substrate: scattered singularly in soil beside trail.

Habitat: public park trail

Ecoregion: Alta Paraná Atlantic Forests (NT0150)

Collectors: E. Grassi, D. Newman, V. Silva & V. Vignale

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