Observation 10360: Inocybe (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2008-08-31

Collection location: Saint-Pierre-De-Wakefield, Quebec, Canada [Click for map]

Who: GoFinkle

Specimen available

This is just some specifications taken from a mushroom that was not too big of small from the lot.

-width of stem: 0.80cm
-height: 3.5cm
-width of cap: 4cm

General Shape:
-funnel shaped-convex (umbonate)

margin: edge of cap is just slightly curved inwards by about a 10th of a millimetre

-touch: used to be moist but after a few days in a paper bag they are dry
-visual: smooth and without hair, cap is slightly scaly very close together

cap:- middle of cap and edge of cap is a slightly darker shade of chestnut brown than rest of cap
– colour has definetly darkened after being dreid out and picked for 3 days, cap used to be a cinnamon brown and a darker shade of cinnamon brown around cap
stem and gills: -both stem and gills have turned from beige to cinnamon brown after being picked and dreid for three days

-cap is somewhat a toss up between thick and thin compared to size of mushroom itself
-odor went from mushroomy to mild after being picked

-tastes like a mushroom found at a supermarket

Gills are attached as adnexed
and gills are spaced apart from eachother

These mushroom were found in wet soil and leaves in the shade.

On august 31, 2008

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