Observation 85349: Hygrocybe punicea (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2011-12-28
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: cap slightly less red than photo shows.

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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 00:23:48 CST (-0500)

it fades orangish in age or dry weather.

well, except it was really more orange than red, in life.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-12-29 23:34:04 CST (-0500)

as I noted above.

punicea is likely, though.

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