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When: 2013-05-30

Collection location: Noxen, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

These small ones were growing from humis-rich soil mixed with leaf litter in a mature harwood forest. In years when this type mushroom appears, I find it in a variety of habitat.

Add approximately 17% to spore dimensions as indicated in photo.


Proposed Names

64% (2)
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: Spores are right size. Cystidia with thin projections.
32% (2)
Recognized by sight

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Kuehneromyces marginellus
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2013-06-27 20:39:34 PDT (-0700)

is a currently accepted synonym.

Walt, do you know if K. marginellus…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2013-06-14 06:55:04 PDT (-0700)

is potentially a new name for P. veris? Or is it a look-alike species for P. veris? Or is all of this currently unsettled?