Observation 66333: Clitocybe brunneocephala H.E. Bigelow
When: 2011-04-23
Who: Algidus
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Large mushroom, originally had a twin so cap is deformed.
couldn’t get spore print. Had a smell that was easily detectable, kind of sweetish smelling, but had a mild bite??? not a smell describer here. Cap was about 6 inches in diameter.

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48% (3)
Recognized by sight
62% (3)
Recognized by sight: one of the Lepista types, perhaps brunneocephala

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Maybe not?
By: Algidus
2011-04-27 10:07:56 CDT (-0500)

Mushrooms Demystified lists C. brunneocephala as a California only species.

I forgot to put in notes
By: Algidus
2011-04-26 15:35:16 CDT (-0500)

Terrestrial, growing near what I think were Russian Olives. Weather cold and rainy with a few days of sun. Nights have been near freezing days not above 60F

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