Observation 575: Chlorophyllum molybdites (G. Mey.) Massee
When: 2006-07-17
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Another fruiting of the fairy ring mentioned last month. It’s been very hot recently, but also unusually humid. There was a bit of rain this morning.

Proposed Names

47% (2)
Recognized by sight: Correct author, no pics, but the previous fruiting looks like them.
86% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: White cap, brown patches, greenish gills, growing in grass

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Authorship, I guess
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2011-11-06 09:50:05 PST (-0800)

This was from the old days when I thought that maybe it was interesting to post occurrences that didn’t have photos. Many sites do this, but it is certainly not the convention here.

Anyway the disagreement is with the authorship. My understanding is that the ‘: Fr.’ bit is always optional, so both of the proposed names are reasonable. The name I originally gave it was “Chlorophyllum molybdites (G. Mey.) Massee” which is now a deprecated synonym. I just deleted that naming and threw my weight against the other form.

Photos?
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2011-10-24 02:58:50 PDT (-0700)

And how come multiple people are voting IDs on something they can’t see?

Another fruiting
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2006-07-24 10:16:29 PDT (-0700)

The same fairy ring pumped out another set of buttons.

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