Observation 202187: Mycena sanguinolenta (Alb. & Schwein.) P. Kumm.

When: 2015-03-31

Collection location: Olympic National Park, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

3% (2)
Recognized by sight: Small orangish brown bleeding Mycena.
60% (2)
Recognized by sight: I don’t think M. atkinsoniana grows on the west coast (an Eastern species from hardwood forest)

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Agree with Christian
By: Sava Krstic (sava)
2015-04-02 06:25:44 CEST (+0200)

There are no records of M. atkinsoniana from the Pacific NW. Also, its stem is said to be pruinose, which doesn’t show in the photos. Sanguinolenta, on the other hand, is common and and I don’t see anything in the photos that speaks against it.

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