Observation 54407: Mycena strobilinoidea Peck
When: 2010-09-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: apparently growing with moss instead of hemlock needles(?) in rainforest near Suiattle River ~3000’

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45% (2)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: Larger Mycena acicula lookalike.
55% (1)
Recognized by sight

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I noticed that
By: Byrain
2011-06-14 21:40:37 COT (-0500)

It is hard to tell, but all the other observations of M. aurantiidisca seem to have much paler cap margins.

By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2011-06-14 21:30:19 COT (-0500)

it’s tough to say from this picture but it’s a little conical for Mycena strobilinoides that’s why I called it M. aurantiidisca

By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-03-04 14:11:54 COT (-0500)

…and Nathan’s aren’t even growing on needles! My information is so out of date as to be useless. If you say these are aurantiidisca, then I say a-okay.

By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-03-04 11:56:49 COT (-0500)

but your little orange mycenas are gargantuan compared to acicula! Check out Nathan’s wonderful photo of M. acicula with a dime for size comparison:


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