When: 2008-12-28

Collection location: Mendocino, Mendocino Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ryane Snow (snowmam)

No specimen available

keyed out in Mushrooms Demystified
also keyed to H. pusillus in D. Stuntz’s key: http://www.svims.ca/council/Hygrop.htm


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fits Clitocybe fragrans
By: Ryane Snow (snowmam)
2008-12-31 20:39:15 CST (-0500)

I’ve been swayed by Irene’s comment. Found in grass in mixed conifer forest <1 mile from coast; odor distictly but faintly sweet; cap is cream colored with a hint of buff. Upon storing the mushrooms for a few days the odor became more pronounced – like sweet anise.

Looks more like a Clitocybe
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-12-29 04:20:13 CST (-0500)