Observation 52344: Galerina Earle
When: 2010-08-10
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hullo Pulk!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2016-02-02 11:36:24 CST (-0500)

I can see where you might have thought this to be Kuehneromyces, but glad that it didn’t make it into your fry pan, so to speak!

Here is a quite nice synopsis of the differences between two similar but deadly different species:
Galerina marginalia and Kuehneromyces mutabilis.


This is why most of us do not recommend little brown jobbers as edible species.

I know that you didn’t claim it was edible, but this discussion (recommending small brown mushrooms as edibles) has recently come up on BAMS, so bears repeating.

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