Observation 158925: Marasmius amazonicus Henn.

When: 2013-12-29

Collection location: Cristalino Jungle Lodge, Alta Floresta, Mato Grosso, Brazil [Click for map]

Who: Susanne Sourell (suse)

No specimen available

See also http://mushroomobserver.org/158582?q=1kGwc
This mushroom is very big. The stipe can be up to 15 cm long.

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29% (1)
Recognized by sight
81% (3)
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Used references: M. Alice Neves, I.Goulart Baseia, E. R. Drechsler-Santos, A. Goes-Neto, Guide to Common Fungi of the Semiarid Region of Brazil, Page 41 Please compare also observation #158582

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checks out with Flora Neotropica too
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-02-15 14:11:43 PST (-0800)

see the updated description by Singer on the name page:


great sleuthing, suse. glad to have a name for this beauty.

this is
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-02-01 01:58:16 PST (-0800)

among the most striking members of this genus I’ve ever seen.

By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2014-01-30 10:50:55 PST (-0800)

What an effect!

Created: 2014-01-30 10:42:38 PST (-0800)
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