Observation 68524: Hygrocybe occidentalis (Dennis) Pegler var. occidentalis
When: 2011-05-27
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on ground in forest, solitary. Cap 65-75mm, moderately indented. Gills adnate, very deep (to 20mm), thick, subdistant, edge eroded. Stem 70mm long, 10mm wide, hollow. Spore print white, spores 6µm x 4-5 µm.

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Used references: Lodge and Pegler 1990, Cantrell and Lodge 2001
Based on microscopic features: dimorphic spores

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