Observation 67737: Panaeolina foenisecii (Pers.) Maire
When: 2011-05-20
Who: Byrain
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Large scattered fruiting over a large field regularly visited by water fowl, regular shaped fruits also present and fruiting side by side with an equally large fruiting of Panaeolus cinctulus (Observation 67736 – http://mushroomobserver.org/67736).


Panaeolina foenisecii (Observation 67737) on the left and Panaeolus cinctulus (Observation 67736) on the right.

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Recognized by sight: Brown gills, whitish stems with, pretty funky specimens.

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By: Byrain
2011-05-22 11:36:14 PDT (-0700)

Thanks and I have seen them do this a few times before, but this would be a new extreme for me.

Nice photos
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-05-20 22:24:53 PDT (-0700)

Interesting morphology – I have never seen P. foenisecii get contorted like this

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