Observation 24587: Lepista nuda (Bull.) Cooke
When: 2009-08-20
No herbarium specimen

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The smell
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-08-24 14:57:39 PDT (-0700)

should be more aromatic in glaucocana, not like burnt rubber as it is in nuda.

Hard to tell the smell
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-08-22 12:05:09 PDT (-0700)

L.irina smells like the root of Viola if you know that smell. L.glaucocana is a lesser nuda-smell not that sweetish nauseously like nuda, hard to describe too.
Maybe Irene can tell it better?

so what does it smell like?
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-08-21 17:22:21 PDT (-0700)

I thought it smelled like Lepista nuda but how else does it differ? besides color I wonder

You can also compare with Lepista irina also differently smelling.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-08-21 16:11:36 PDT (-0700)
Veery pale nuda..
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-08-21 00:36:23 PDT (-0700)

Compare with Lepista glaucocana, that one has a different smell too.

Created: 2009-08-20 18:33:20 PDT (-0700)
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