Observation 76823: Hygrophorus Fr.
When: 2011-09-18
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: growing in grass near Lodgepole pine and Incense Cedar. YNP 2180

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By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2011-09-20 19:53:05 CDT (-0400)

These kinda look like really young dried out H. hypothejus. Which can have a grey-brown cap right at the start (with a bit of the yellow-orange color). At least here in the west. Then as the cap expands the grey-brown stays on the disc, and the margin starts to show the yellow-orange, and in some cases bright red-orange. And this one has a full glutenous veil, which looks like a cortine breaking when dry as the cap expands. At least here in the west, in the east and in Europe it seems that H. hypothejus just sticks with a yellow-brown cap the whole way through.

purpurascens, for one.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-09-20 18:47:26 CDT (-0400)
So which
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-09-20 18:27:27 CDT (-0400)

Hygrophorus have a cortina?

By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-09-20 17:54:10 CDT (-0400)

good eye.

Cortina on specimen on left?
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-09-20 17:15:26 CDT (-0400)

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