Observation 46114: Rhodocybe gemina (Fr.) Kuyper & Noordel.

When: 2010-05-31

Collection location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Lord Mayonnaise

No specimen available

Found in woody leafy soil close to a billabong.

Caps have a leathery feel.

Upon cutting, it smelled more like plant matter than a mushroom.

Proposed Names

10% (3)
Recognized by sight
30% (2)
Recognized by sight: Still looks like it with the added pictures, although a picture of spores would have been nice too.
One character on R. gemina is that the gills in some sectors are tilted

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By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-05-31 16:25:41 CDT (-0400)

a great deal of Rhodocybe gemina (syn: truncata)
(smell aromatic/farinaceous, taste farinaceous, spores greyish ochraceous)

Created: 2010-05-31 10:24:07 CDT (-0400)
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