Observation 47164: Pachylepyrium carbonicola (A.H. Sm.) Singer


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:19:13 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Yosemite NP, Tamarack Campground’ to ‘Tamarack Campground, Yosemite National Park, California, USA

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-06-19 23:15:26 PDT (-0700)

I found them like this with the silvery fibrillose cap, some that were dark almost red, and others that looked nearly like Galerina or something- thin and orange/brown.

Hard to believe it is all the same… But I suppose it probably is. None the less, I made collections of each, so I will compare at some point to be sure.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2010-06-19 23:06:12 PDT (-0700)

This doesn’t look at all like the P. carbonicola we were finding in the Sierra. Ours had dark gills, a more slender stipe, and next to no pileal ornamentation.

Created: 2010-06-19 21:12:08 PDT (-0700)
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