Observation 45761: Pluteus sect. Pluteus

There has been some confusion between the cap color of Pluteus cervinus and Pluteus magnus
so when I found these with both dark as well as some lighter cap colors I was excited to check the cystidia on all of them and found them to have horned cystidia.
Pluteus cervinus or at least that is what I think it is, It seems that it was growing on deciduous wood but there may have been some conifer wood in there as well.

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74% (2)
Recognized by sight
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified, Arora
Based on microscopic features: horned cystidia
76% (1)
Recognized by sight

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