Observation 10128: Laccaria ochropurpurea (Berk.) Peck

When: 2008-08-28

Collection location: near Oak Hill, West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

No specimen available

This was found growing in compact sandy soil on the side of a dirt road going through a hardwood forrest. The spore print is a light lilac color tast mild. Found growing in a line. This is a very large Laccaria.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:04:00 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Oak Hill area Fayette Co. West Vriginia.’ to ‘near Oak Hill, West Virginia, USA



Proposed Names

88% (4)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Im an familare of Laccaria n Califoornia this is the only one of this size so it probly is this. Spore print Light Lilac
Used references: David Aurora Muahrooms Dymystifyed. MushroomExpert.com
Based on microscopic features: spores 9 microns round and spiny.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2008-08-28 18:26:41 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2011-09-10 09:55:27 CDT (-0400)
Viewed: 39 times, last viewed: 2019-01-03 18:47:08 CST (-0500)