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Observation 103825: Gymnopus (Pers.) Roussel

When: 2012-08-04

Collection location: North Falmouth, Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: Nathan Wilson (nathan)

Specimen available

Growing in grass near the paper birch (Betula) in my front yard. There appeared to be two distinct fairy rings.


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Recognized by sight: White gills, slender stature, brown cap, no veil, thin flesh

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G. confluens doesn’t seem right to me…
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2012-08-06 07:31:25 CDT (-0400)

Based on other observations on MO and the descriptions I’ve found online, G. confluens should be a clustered and growing in the woods. This was growing in two separate fairy rings on my lawn. There were trees around, but it was definitely not clustered.