Observation 161697: Rugosomyces onychinus (Fr.) Raithelh.

When: 2014-03-17

Collection location: Mi Wuk Village, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Randy Longnecker (Randy L.)

No specimen available

Specimens were very short and stout, smooth dark purple pileus. Growing at edge of trail in mixed forest (pine, cedar, oak…)



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I wonder if
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2014-03-20 18:05:16 GMT (+0000)

it’s onychinus after all. This looks much more robust. Sequencing would tell, there’s one swedish collection in Genbank to compare with…

Former name
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2014-03-20 17:03:31 GMT (+0000)

it was also know as Calocybe onychina, which many people learned it as

cool find!
By: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)
2014-03-20 16:50:16 GMT (+0000)

You found really interesting stuff on up there.

Rugosomyces onychinus
By: Randy Longnecker (Randy L.)
2014-03-20 16:33:57 GMT (+0000)

I had never even heard of this, thanks for the ID Noah. Cool species.

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