Observation 12602: Hygrocybe parvula (Peck) Pegler

When: 2008-08-17

Collection location: Royalston, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: Noah Siegel (Noah)

No specimen available

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76% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Mushrooms of Northeastern NA, Bessette, Bessette, Fischer

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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ID not nailed
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2008-10-14 20:17:23 PDT (-0700)

Small translucent striate cap, subdecurrent gills, no odor.

I do have problems calling it H. parvula, which sometimes has a reddish stipe base and some orangeish tones on the cap, at least when young.
I should probably have voted Could Be insted of Promising…

nice hygrocybe!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-10-14 08:55:12 PDT (-0700)

what macro characters helped you to nail the ID?

Created: 2008-10-14 05:25:34 PDT (-0700)
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