Observation 163246: Mycena acicula (Schaeff.) P. Kumm.

When: 2013-06-21

Collection location: Fort Ellice, Manitoba, Canada [Click for map]

50.4227° -101.3531° 482m

Who: Chris Hay (hayfield)

Specimen available

With moss in wet shrubby bumpy land at bottom of slope down to a willow wetland

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blurry pic from in the field
dried specimen

Proposed Names

56% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Bright, orange, growing in wet mossy habitat near wetland
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified 2nd Ed (Arora 1986)
Mushrooms of Ontario and Eastern Canada (Barron 1999)
The Fungi of Manitoba and Saskatchewan (Bisby et al 1938) (species list to reference – this species was present while other similar ones were not)

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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