Observation 210834: Hydropus praedecurrens (Murrill) Redhead

When: 2015-07-19

Collection location: Pocono Region, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Couldn’t find much of anything notable under the scope.

Stipe/cap not sticky, not viscid.

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Thanks John and Pulk.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-07-22 05:44:50 PDT (-0700)

H. praedecurrens looks good for this. Phillips has it under Mycena, and the habitat listed there is a match for where I found this… damp, mossy deciduous woods.

Reminds me of
By: John Plischke (John Plischke)
2015-07-21 21:45:56 PDT (-0700)

Hydropus praedecurrens
compare to 538158 on mo

I wondered about the slender stature.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-07-20 19:45:42 PDT (-0700)

But I can come up with nothing else to match these mushrooms.

As for wrong season… I’ve seen examples this year of mushrooms that seem to not know they’re supposed to wait a month or so.

Wrong season
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2015-07-20 18:53:28 PDT (-0700)

and wrong stature for lacmus.

Created: 2015-07-20 18:15:29 PDT (-0700)
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