Name: Hygrocybe singeri group
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First person to use this name on MO: Erlon Bailey
Editors: Alan Rockefeller

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Name for what has been called Hygrocybe conica or H. singeri in the PNW.

“blackening of all parts, a slimy, striate, conic cap that is red to orange to yellow, gills that are pale orange then greenish yellow, and a slimy stem that is pale orange-yellow then greenish yellow.”1

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Several sister species
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2019-01-26 21:48:51 PST (-0800)

The true H. singeri has not turned up since the holotype was collected, or if it has, it hasn’t been recognized as such.

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By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2019-01-22 16:12:28 PST (-0800)

Not everything in Hygrocybe subsect. Hygrocybe looks like H. singeri, so this name is useful because it’s more specific than the whole section.

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