Observation 20861: Hygrocybe conica (Schaeff.) P. Kumm.

When: 2009-05-06

Collection location: Kaipara harbour, Auckland, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Michael W (Michael Wallace)

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On soil in long grass.

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Hygrocybe conica
By: Clive Shirley (myxo)
2009-05-07 02:29:37 EDT (-0400)

Hi Michael,
Nice find, I have always been surprised that E. Horak does not mention this species in his work on New Zealand waxgills. On the other hand he would probably have had to shift it in to the Bertrandia genus with our other blacking waxgills.

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