Observation 215740: Hebeloma arenosum Burds., Macfall & M.A. Albers
When: 2014-10-30
(42.6838° -80.4648° )

covered in sand and bug-eaten

sequencing is in the works, will update observation later

Proposed Names

-28% (1)
Recognized by sight
18% (2)
Recognized by sight: Stipe texture looks more like Cortinarius than Tubaria.
56% (1)
Recognized by sight
Used references: Sequenced, matches with Hebeloma on GenBank
83% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Henry Beker’s ID after sending him the specimen for examination and ITS sequencing

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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.

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