Observation 58008: Hypholoma capnoides (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2010-11-04

Collection location: Lebanon, Linn Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)

No specimen available

Deeply purple spore deposits

Proposed Names

61% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: looks like H. capnoices but can’t be sure without a gill shot. The easy way to tell them apart is fasciculare has yellowish-green gills and capnoides has smoky gray to purplish gills
54% (1)
Recognized by sight: they look redcapped and palestemmed enough to be lateritium

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Do I have two separate
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-01-12 10:06:26 PST (-0800)

species in this one observation?

Purple showing through
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2010-11-09 10:02:37 PST (-0800)

The tinge of purple I see from the more mature specimen’s caps leads me to agree that capnoides could be possible.

By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-11-09 09:55:18 PST (-0800)

what do they taste like?

By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2010-11-09 08:56:14 PST (-0800)

most of the capnoides I have seen this past week out here are redder then the eastern ones. But yes, the first and last pic do look like H. lateritium as well

Created: 2010-11-04 19:53:40 PDT (-0700)
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