Observation 16400: Laccaria Berk. & Broome

When: 2009-01-17

Collection location: Auckland, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Michael W (Michael Wallace)

No specimen available

Notes:
White spore deposit, I’m not sure about these but they do resemble some Laccaria species I have seen!

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Thanks.
By: Michael W (Michael Wallace)
2009-01-18 02:56:17 PST (-0800)

I really wasn’t sure, it could be a Marasmius species, the genus is not very well studied in New Zealand!

The hairy stem
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-01-18 02:51:59 PST (-0800)

makes a Laccaria doubtful. It’s more likely a Marasmius, Gymnopus or something like that.