Observation 62726: Volvopluteus gloiocephalus (DC.) Vizzini, Contu & Justo

When: 2011-01-21

Collection location: Dish Area, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Robert Siegel (fungusmanbob)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Recognized by sight: General appearance, veil remnants on cap, free looking gills, spore color. Though, the pictures don’t show the base of the stem and any volva it might of had.

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About the volva
By: Byrain
2011-01-22 15:38:47 PST (-0800)

Its often quite fragile and even evanescent in some specimens I find.

observation of base
By: Robert Siegel (fungusmanbob)
2011-01-22 15:22:16 PST (-0800)

Thank you for the ID.
There was a widening at the base but there was no evidence of a volva.

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