Observation 13762: Hygrophorus purpurascens (Alb. & Schwein.) Fr.

When: 2008-09-13

Collection location: Peace River Area, British Columbia, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)

No specimen available

it is bigger than some of its lookalikes, and does not taste bitter, I have eaten it


Copyright © 2008 Johannes Harnisch
Copyright © 2008 Johannes Harnisch

Proposed Names

64% (2)
Recognized by sight: no yellow discolorin, no bitter taste
Used references: David Arora, Peterson Field Guide,
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: has the overall look of H. erubescens more so than H. purpurascens

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