Observation 68436: Entoloma Fr. ex P. Kumm.

When: 2011-05-28

Collection location: vic. Upper Mohihi Stream, Alakai Swamp, Kauai, Hawaii, USA [Click for map]

Who: Oscar Johnson (henicorhina)

No specimen available

Growing out of a patch of mossy ground on a pig trail in Wet Montane Rainforest. Elevation ca. 1200 meters.

Proposed Names

-42% (3)
Used references: Hemmes, Don E. and Dennis E. Desjardin. 2002 Mushrooms of Hawai’i: An Identification Guide. Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, CA. 212p.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Oscar Johnson (henicorhina)
2011-06-02 11:05:10 PDT (-0700)

the cap texture is what was bugging me for the few species of Galerina in Desjardin, so that makes sense.

The upright scale-tufts
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-06-02 09:23:59 PDT (-0700)

on the cap suggest that it is an Entoloma, the pileipellis of Galerina is usually a very even cutis

It looks like
By: zaca
2011-05-31 15:12:07 PDT (-0700)

an Entoloma. Check the spore print.

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