Observation 32923: Mycena aprilis Y. Lamoureux nom. prov.
When: 2010-01-29
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: 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 18:07:02 PDT (-0700)
Wrong spelling
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2010-03-18 17:58:34 PDT (-0700)

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 11:31:55 PDT (-0700)
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-03-16 11:00:07 PDT (-0700)

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 07:49:38 PDT (-0700)

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 18:51:01 PDT (-0700)

rare in North America?

seems to have small spores
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2010-01-29 17:10:55 PST (-0800)
Reminds of
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-01-29 10:22:58 PST (-0800)

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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