Observation 27987: Hygrocybe flavescens (Kauffman) Singer

When: 2009-11-05

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

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

Notes:
These are rather large and sturdy for a Hygrocybe.

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texture
By: canid
2009-11-10 05:30:04 HST (-1000)

i was wondering whether it was viscid or sticky.

i suppose they do look dry in the photos.

large hygrocybe
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-11-10 04:34:15 HST (-1000)

The largest cap was about 2 inches in diameter. The photos show stipe texture better than I can remember it.

size
By: canid
2009-11-09 19:06:58 HST (-1000)

H. flavescens is described with a stipe up to 2cm according to Kuo. how robust where these?

did you note the texture of the stipe?

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