Observation 206415: Gymnopus fuscopurpureus group

When: 2015-06-13

Collection location: Daniels Summit, Uinta National Forest, Utah, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: They resemble Randy Longnecker’s observation 160099.
Used references: From MushroomExpert “Known from California; cap brown, becoming lined and upturned, often darker in the center and lighter at the margin; odor foul, like rotting cabbage; lower stem dark brown to black; cheilocystidia absent; pileipellis a cutis with brown-encrusted elements.”
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orange fuzz
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2015-06-13 14:03:11 PDT (-0700)

Gymnopus sounds right. The dark gills and orange fuzz at the base of the stems are pretty distinctive. These were growing from the ground under a mix of Douglas fir, Ponderosa pine and aspen.

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