Observation 85307: Agaricales sensu lato
When: 2009-08-08
(38.53° 78.15° )
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on ground in relatively dry ridgetop forest: oak hickory, some pine and maple.

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On second thought
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-12-29 22:07:59 CET (+0100)

It is striate so we are back to square one. It could be an Entoloma and it could be a lot of other genera.

Sorry no ventral photo – this was
By: Penny Firth (pfirth)
2011-12-29 19:20:10 CET (+0100)

taken 2 years ago and I have not seen the like since then. I’ll haunt the area next summer and see if it fruits again.

BTW, there is a young specimen in photo 2 – out of focus but perhaps some features of interest?

Any chance it could be a collyboid Entoloma? I’ve been poking around mushroomexpert.com to look for this.


This was a pretty large
By: Penny Firth (pfirth)
2011-12-29 18:49:03 CET (+0100)

mushroom, perhaps 9-10 cm diameter.

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