Observation 22575: Neohygrocybe subovina (Hesler & A.H. Smith) Lodge & Padamsee

When: 2009-06-27

Collection location: Germantown, Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: hríb

No specimen available

Stipe firm but hollow, smell is vaguely fruity, spore print is white. Found growing in twig and leaf litter, out of the ground, near American Beech trees.

Proposed Names

-27% (1)
Recognized by sight: slightly reddening, soon blackening. Smell slightly nitrous
62% (3)
Recognized by sight: If the odor was sweet…

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I second subovina
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-06-28 15:08:41 PDT (-0700)

I had a look at it in “Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians”. Everything in the description there fits this one.

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