Observation 68084: Hygrocybe cantharellus (Schwein.) Murrill
When: 2011-05-21
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Growing from moss in mixed woods.

Pileus is hygrophanous.

Lamellae: Decurrent

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Recognized by sight: decurrent gills

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The gills to me
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-05-25 16:24:25 EDT (-0400)

do not look decurrent enough to be H. cantharellus. On the other hand what is considered H. miniatus in North America is actually a different species as per A. Lodge.

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