Observation 44844: Inocybe violaceocaulis Matheny & Bougher
When: 2009-06-08
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Images and a specimen were examined by one of the describing authors (Brandon Matheny). He also pointed me to the original paper listed here. For his expertise, I am grateful.

Recently documented by Pam Catcheside & Tom May (Fungimap Newsletter 40) as occurring in South Australia as well.

Specimens in BRI & NY (REH 9202).

Proposed Names

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Used references: Matheny, P.B. & Bougher, N.L. 2005. A new violet species of Inocybe (Agaricales) from urban and rural landscapes in Western Australia. Australasian Mycologist 24: 7-12.

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lovely Inocybe!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-04-29 00:54:47 BST (+0100)

not too many Inocybes that you can call lovely, either, not to mention ID to species…;)

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