Observation 67506: Hygrophorus purpurascens (Alb. & Schwein.) Fr.
When: 2011-05-14
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Collected at the OMS annual morel foray. Conifers were the predominant trees in the area.

Proposed Names

-29% (1)
Recognized by sight: purplish streaked cap, growth at moderate elevation, sub-distant gills.
Used references: “Agaricales of California,” section Hygrophoracea.
44% (2)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: looks more like it…

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could be, Noah…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-12-24 08:09:29 PST (-0800)

I actually see what could be the remnants of a partial veil, and no sign of yellow staining (tough after the fact, but still).
these reddening Hygrophs were hotly debated at the time.
sometimes it takes an examined photo to see those details.

congrats on finding a computer.

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