Observation 162455: Gymnopus (Pers.) Roussel

Group of small fungi growing in mass of forest litter, and decaying matter held together around the rooting system. The caps were an unusual rounded inverted cup shape.



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Was after starters comments. It worked. Thanks for your input. Always a pleasure to hear from you. Hope to do some microscopy on this when chance available. Will post results for further comment. Thanks kk

By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2014-04-05 06:00:51 NZDT (+1300)

should have pink spores, you know…

By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2014-04-05 05:59:50 NZDT (+1300)

There are so many odd mushrooms in your area, and it’s tough for a non-australian to have an opinion :-/
Well, at least this one looks to me like a typical Gymnopus – or former Marasmius that have been incorporated in Gymnopus.

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No-one has commented on this obs yet? Would appreciate any input.