Observation 215740: Hebeloma (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2014-10-30
(42.6838° -80.4648° )

covered in sand and bug-eaten

sequencing is in the works, will update observation later

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underside (including gill-eating bug that fell off)
top with pocket knife to scale

Proposed Names

-28% (1)
Recognized by sight
18% (2)
Recognized by sight: Stipe texture looks more like Cortinarius than Tubaria.
56% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Used references: Sequenced, matches with Hebeloma on GenBank

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Chris Hay (hayfield)
2015-09-09 13:14:38 PDT (-0700)

Cortinarius seems like a good idea. This was kind of closer to the edge of the prairie, next to a thick forest of tall trees, so it seems possible. It was also a little larger/ more robust than a typical Tubaria. I’ll be looking into it more. Thanks, Alan.

Created: 2015-09-08 08:17:56 PDT (-0700)
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