Observation 203764: Cortinarius subgenus Telamonia (Fr.) Trog

When: 2015-05-04

Collection location: Charlottesville, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Michael Waisberg (waisberg)

No specimen available

This small to medium gregarious brown mushroom was growing in the ground in a wooded area. The pileus is somewhat velvety, the stipe is fibrous, fragile and hollow, the hymenium is gilled and the gills are free and brown in color. There were no ring or volva. Suggestions?

Proposed Names

-8% (2)
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: Gills were probably not actually free
45% (2)
Recognized by sight: Like Pulk said, gills are probably not truly free.

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not Psathyrella delineata
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2015-05-06 18:52:36 PDT (-0700)
Just a thought…
By: Michael Waisberg (waisberg)
2015-05-06 18:29:06 PDT (-0700)

Could it be Psathyrella delineata?

By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2015-05-04 09:25:11 PDT (-0700)

is only one of many families of gilled mushrooms. Agaricales is an order that includes almost all gilled mushrooms. “Agaricales sensu lato” is the phrase used here to denote a completely unspecified gilled mushroom. :)

Need to see…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-05-04 09:01:41 PDT (-0700)

a view of the undersides.

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