Observation 88090: Hygrocybe singeri (A.H. Sm. & Hesler) Singer
When: 2012-02-19
Who: Byrain
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: Staining black, viscid stem.

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I wish I had any idea about nigrescens
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-02-22 20:17:02 CET (+0100)

but I found the paper here (page 6):

The collections shaded in yellow or green are from different parts of Great Britain. I haven’t checked the others..

By: Byrain
2012-02-22 19:31:27 CET (+0100)

Thanks for posting the phylogram, are those tribes all from different locations?
And do you know where H. nigrescens fits in with the group?

according to Mykoweb…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-02-22 18:38:59 CET (+0100)

“Stipe 5-10 cm tall, 0.5-1.0 cm thick, fragile, equal, moist to subviscid, twisted-striate, white at the base, yellow to orange above, blackening when bruised or in age; veil absent.”

thank you…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-02-22 18:11:02 CET (+0100)

for the clarification.

Not the same
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-02-22 09:00:07 CET (+0100)

Here’s a phylogram showing at least 10 different lineages/species in the conica complex.. I’ll see if I can find a link to that paper again..

The two may be the same
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-02-22 01:42:51 CET (+0100)

Kuo has in the description for this species that the difference in the viscidity of the stem may not have yet been investigated (in terms of any DNA sequence analysis).

I just did a blast query for this species and it showed matching on ITS region for H. conica at only 96% though…

overlooked that…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-02-22 00:51:32 CET (+0100)

however, i still feel it resembles H. conica just a tad bit more.

viscid stem in the description distinguishes it from H. conica
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-02-21 23:51:22 CET (+0100)
compare with…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-02-21 23:43:50 CET (+0100)


Great colors
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-02-21 23:25:43 CET (+0100)

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