Observation 11162: Lepiota (Pers.) Gray

When: 2008-09-15

Collection location: Forest near Elgin St., Pembroke, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

This looks like a tiny Lepiota, with the scaly parasol cap, but no ring and the very small size (< 1 cm wide) make me dubious of that identification. Nonetheless it might be.

Photos aren’t the best due to the very small size of their target.

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Recognized by sight: the reddish brick color on the cap and the discoloring stipe point toward this one…

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By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-16 19:44:01 PDT (-0700)

Amount of white in cap, even toward center; tiny size; and lack of a ring all point away from that identification.

Created: 2008-09-15 20:08:52 PDT (-0700)
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