Observation 85349: Hygrocybe punicea (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2011-12-28

Collection location: Salt Point State Park, Sonoma Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available

cap slightly less red than photo shows.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
56% (4)
Recognized by sight: the darker blood-red Northern CA form.

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By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2011-12-30 06:23:48 CET (+0100)

it fades orangish in age or dry weather.

well, except it was really more orange than red, in life.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-12-30 05:34:04 CET (+0100)

as I noted above.

punicea is likely, though.

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