Observation 50068: Panaeolus subbalteatus (Berk. & Broome) Sacc.

When: 2010-08-09

Collection location: Parque de Monsanto, Lisboa, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

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47% (2)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: Charcoal colored gills, growing in grass, thick reddish stem
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: The species concept of Agaricus (Panaeolus) cinctulus is based on a drawing made by Bolton in 1791. No type collection exists. Since it is not possible to know whether Bolton’s species was Panaeolus subbalteatus, P. olivaceus or P. fimicola, I consider Panaeolus cinctulus to be a nomen dubium.
Based on microscopic features: The gill faces need to be checked for sulphidia; the presence of these would indicate that it is probably Panaeolus fimicola.

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