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):
http://www.fungal-conservation.org/...

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

Irene
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).
http://www.mushroomexpert.com/hygrocybe_singeri.html

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)

mushroomobserver.org/obs/76452

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

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