Observation 56652: Clitocybe tarda Peck
When: 2010-10-24
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Collected from an area on my lawn where I have found Clitocybe tarda in past years. Spore print was very thin, but it looked like it may be white. Compare with obs 56318. Growth habit was in clusters of 4 – 8 mushrooms.

As with 56318, I’m thinking Clitocybe or maybe Lyophyllum connatum. Cap diameters around 2 inches.

There are still some growing on my lawn, so I’m hoping for a better spore print.

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Got some fresh specimens
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-10-27 04:53:10 PDT (-0700)

from the same patch. Thicker spore print appeared pinkish against the white background. Apparently not the same as obs 56318 (different location) which had a thick white print.

They certainly look like C. tarda.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-10-26 04:49:04 PDT (-0700)

Hope to get a better spore print… thin print seemed to disappear against a white background. Maybe I can find a few fresh ones and get a thick print.

Created: 2010-10-25 19:28:24 PDT (-0700)
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