Observation 30511: Hygrocybe acutoconica (Clem.) Singer
When: 2009-12-17
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

56% (1)
Used references: MD p.115; found in mixed conifer/tanoak forest; was called H. acutoconica
81% (1)
Recognized by sight: I beleive they are two species, the american acutoconica being more viscid and with a two-coloured cap (more orange center).

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yay! the waxies are out!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-12-18 06:52:04 PST (-0800)
H. acutoconica
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2009-12-18 00:20:04 PST (-0800)

I also believe it to be H. acutoconica. The literature is somewhat confusing and in some sources the two species are synonyms.

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