Observation 61784: Panaeolus papilionaceus (Bull.) Quél.
When: 2009-06-15
Who: Algidus
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on horse dung with lots of other Panaeolus, but these were a little different then the ones I think were P. semiovatus.

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By: TimmiT
2011-01-06 04:04:17 CST (-0500)

I often find P. papilionaceus with an annular zone. These look just like the ones I find. I don’t know what’s going on with the mushroom on the left, but the other two don’t appear to have an annulus.

I think the coprophilous habitat and the campanulate cap with an appendiculate margin point to P. papilionaceus. The colours are also a better match for P. pap than for P. semiovatus.

Panaeolus papilionaceus
By: Milo (Mycophiliac)
2011-01-04 21:57:44 CST (-0500)

does not have a veil (or ring).

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