Observation 62122: Pholiota (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2011-01-11
Who: Byrain
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found half way up a ridge, growing from moss and mud. Surrounded completely by gray pine debris from a dead and broken tree at the top of the ridge and some bushes.

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Recognized by sight: Clustered fruiting, viscid cap, veil remnants on stipe, non-bulbous stipe, brown spore deposit on stipe, and likely wood fragments mixed into the ground they were growing from.

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Thanks.
By: Byrain
2011-01-12 11:40:26 IST (+0530)

Thanks and I agree, Pholiota sounds promising.

Pholiota
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-01-12 09:31:10 IST (+0530)

perhaps?
Obs 58321 looks very similar in the cap’s sticky look and the heavily deposited rusty brown spores stuck to the cap. Also, that wavy margin and that tiny dimple in the center of the cap?
To the contrary, the stipe of your observation is much thicker and colored differently overall.
Happy hunting, nice pictures!

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