Observation 23664: Galerina Earle

When: 2009-07-27

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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cool mushroom
By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-07-30 17:48:23 CDT (-0400)

Check out those serrate gill edges!

The umbo is very neat!

“I keep wondering how significant the little peak on the cap is, I can’t quite decide if it separates species, or is just a random feature that comes and goes…”

That depends. Are you a lumper or a splitter??
Hehe, just kidding.
I would say, sometimes yes, sometimes no, depending on the taxon.
Not that that helps matters. For this species, I haven’t got a clue…

Cute -
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-07-30 03:49:41 CDT (-0400)

Really cute little guys. Probably in the section Mycenopsis, but that is just a guess. There are so many slight variable difference in that section, even if you got down all the details, still probably couldn’t get a good id. Although it would be nice to get all the details (he says while sitting on a couple dozen preserved samples himself…). I keep wondering how significant the little peak on the cap is, I can’t quite decide if it separates species, or is just a random feature that comes and goes…

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