Observation 32923: Mycena aprilis Y. Lamoureux nom. prov.

Found growing on decompsoing wood, from crevices above the specimens in Observation # 32922 http://mushroomobserver.org/observer/show_observation/32922. These have brown to gray stems with a darkening brown at the base. Gills appear to be sub distant. caps striated conical, The younger caps have a ring around the margin.

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By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-03-18 21:07:02 CDT (-0400)
Wrong spelling
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2010-03-18 20:58:34 CDT (-0400)

and I don;t know how to fix it but its Virginia

is there that the right spelling of Virginia???? Virgnina ??
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-03-18 14:31:55 CDT (-0400)
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-03-16 14:00:07 CDT (-0400)

that is interesting.
I wish I have just found some a few days ago up near Eureka MT. that is a long way from your area, but may be it is just the year.

Not sure
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2010-03-16 10:49:38 CDT (-0400)

This is the first year I have found them. But I have found them on several occasion in several different locations, although within a mile to this Observation,

Are these
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-03-14 21:51:01 CDT (-0400)

rare in North America?

seems to have small spores
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2010-01-29 20:10:55 CST (-0500)
Reminds of
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-01-29 13:22:58 CST (-0500)

Mycena tintinnabulum, in Europe typically growing in dense clusters throughout the winter on Fagus. The cap colour varies a lot, but the very small spores makes the ID comfortable:

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