Observation 48178: Psathyrella candolleana (Fr.) Maire
When: 2010-07-04
Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found in mixed hardwoods, mostly oak and hornbeam.

Found with what looks like a banana slug, although I am a long way from Santa Cruz.

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-07-06 12:05:27 PDT (-0700)

The slug is the European Red Slug, Arion Rufus, though it is also found in NA. I found some in South San Francisco while looking for mushrooms in a nursery once about a year ago and brought them with the mushrooms to an MSSF meeting, but I think they probably hitched a ride on some imported plants.

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