Observation 375: Cyathus sect. Eucyathus

When: 1995-01-15

Collection location: Santa Cruz, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Nathan Wilson (nathan)

No specimen available

The date is only accurate to the month.

Found while collecting for the Santa Cruz Fungus Fair. Identified using Mushrooms Demystified by David Arora. I think it was found in a garden on bark mulch, but I’m not certain.


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The date is only accurate to the month.

Proposed Names

-27% (1)
Recognized by sight
33% (3)
Used references: Aurora, Mushrooms Demystified. Similar to C. stercoreus and included under that name in Arora. Differs in having straited or pleated lip to the “nest”.
57% (1)
Recognized by sight

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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