Observation 5804: Gymnopus iocephalus (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Halling
When: 2007-12-30
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: small mushroom, two scattered in leaf litter of hammock, slight onion odor
ST: 70×2mm, curved, even, cap-colored, faintly whitish puber, hollow, fragile, white down at base turning bright yellow when picked
CAP: 12mm, convex, lilac-pink, smooth, opaque
VEIL: none
GILL: whitish, attached to slightly decurrent, distant, shallow, many cross-veins

Failed to get a spore print yet again. What is it with me and spore prints down here?? Demystified suggested this ID, and I found a blog on the web (http://hongosdelhaya.blogspot.com/) that described it, including a mention of the radial furrows, onion odor, and “dye” at base (it was in Spanish, so don’t trust my translation!)

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