Observation 66380: Entoloma Fr. ex P. Kumm.
When: 2010-09-30
No herbarium specimen

Notes: the forest was on higher ground and the trees were fairly tall and dense, although the area is a black-water river area with soil that is very sandy.

Proposed Names

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Eyes3
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Used references: Franco-Molano, Ana Esparanza, et al. Macrohongos de la región del medio Caquetá, Colombia._ [Medellín, Colombia] : Grupo Taxonomía y Ecología de Hongos, Universidad de Antuoquía, 2005. pg 65

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Shirley!
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-04-27 04:20:32 CDT (-0400)

At long last, you are a Mushroom Observer! I hope you make a home for your many worldly fungal finds here on the site, as you have with this exceptional specimen. Welcome!

Beautiful!
By: Adam Searcy (serpophaga)
2011-04-26 23:00:04 CDT (-0400)

I just have to second the comment on the attractiveness of this mushroom.

Beautiful!
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-04-26 22:44:25 CDT (-0400)

I wonder… the blackening (am I interpreting that correctly?) of the cap and conical shape with little fibrils look like Bertrandia, but that blue color, and the stipe look very much like Entoloma.

Check these out:
http://mushroomobserver.org/46905?q=4Gy7

Spore color or photos would settle it immediately.

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