Observation 24670: Gerronema strombodes (Berk. & Mont.) Singer
When: 2009-08-22
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These little yellow funnel caps are lately pretty common on old rotting logs. Note the brown spore print on one of the caps.

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Gerronema strombodes
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-08-24 09:48:19 PDT (-0700)

I think you are right Douglas. These seem to match Michael Kuo’s description pretty well.
http://www.mushroomexpert.com/gerronema_strombodes.html

See the rusty brown markings on the cap of the mushroom bottom center-left of the first photo. I took that to be a spore print, but similar markings can be seen on Kuo’s image here:
http://www.mushroomexpert.com/...

Not sure what it is, but it’s not spores.

Gerronema strombodes seems a good match.

Brown spores?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-08-24 02:44:31 PDT (-0700)

I was just going to say, oh, those look like Gerronema strombodes. But you say brown spores? Are you sure of that one? It would be nice to see a spore print on paper with these, do you think these have brown or pinkish-brown spores?

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