Observation 79584: Gomphidius glutinosus (Schaeff.) Fr.

When: 2011-10-13

Collection location: Blacksburg, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Mark Prosser (mark prosser)

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Found beneath small conifers along moist, mossy path. Small, about one inch in height and in cap width. Cap is sticky as can be seen.

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Thanks Walt
By: Mark Prosser (mark prosser)
2011-10-16 20:13:23 MST (-0700)

Looks like a likely identification. It reminded me of other Gomphidius caps but couldn’t find glutinosus in my field guides. Mark

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