Observation 21104: Cantharocybe gruberi (A.H. Sm.) H.E. Bigelow & A.H. Sm.
When: 2009-05-16
Herbarium specimen reported

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29% (1)
Recognized by sight: clustered growth along trail, hard, cracked cap, yellowing at edges, shallow decurrent gills, starting to color. spore print pending.
77% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Spore print color might rule out this species.

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what a great gang of IDers we have!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-05-19 00:08:23 AEST (+1000)

Yes Doug, of course I saved it. I even checked the little saved specimen box! ;)

That darkening of the gills might just be age and stress…it was kinda hot up there. Dry, too. I am still atttempting a spore print, but otherwise, to the dryer it goes!

Hope you saved these…
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-05-18 23:22:44 AEST (+1000)

These look like the classic dried out Cantharocybe. Did they have an odor? I hope you saved these.

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