Observation 23573: Rhodocybe popinalis (Fr.) Singer
When: 2009-07-25
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These were growing in a large cluster from the ground under mixed hardwoods. They smelled sweet. The lines on the caps are distinctive.

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Hi Dan Molter, taste a little next time, should be bitter.
By: Timothy J. Baroni (tim.baroni)
2009-09-28 08:06:01 PDT (-0700)

also some 3% KOH on the pileus surface will turn the flesh cherry red (can be done with dried material as well) to confirm id if you do not have a microscope

Nice image of this species. Tim Baroni

Created: 2009-07-26 09:29:37 PDT (-0700)
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