Observation 81172: Laccaria ochropurpurea (Berk.) Peck
When: 2011-09-25
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Not sure what it is but it’s pretty and pink.

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Used references: Bessette, Mushrooms of the SE p. 30 The pinkness of the cap and the white stipe fooled me. You caught it at the right moment. The cap and stipe will both darken to tan / brown as it ages. The gills will also darken to a purple. Good shots!

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do I detect a slight John Hughes reference?
By: Justin Pierce (Mycopath)
2011-11-01 02:14:53 CET (+0100)
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2011-11-01 02:06:18 CET (+0100)

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