Observation 57688: Stropharia ambigua (Peck) Zeller

When: 2010-10-31

Collection location: Shorecrest High School, Shoreline, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tim Sage (NMNR)

No specimen available

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gnats
By: Tim Sage (NMNR)
2010-11-03 11:51:23 CST (-0500)

Anyone know why gnats love this species so much? Whether day or night, I always see swarms of flies hovering near and on theses mushrooms whether they are mature or not. Just curious!

The only genus I have seen with as close to as many gnats is Amanita.

Created: 2010-10-31 19:21:13 CST (-0500)
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