When: 2014-05-31

Collection location: Madison Co., Illinois, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

In grass. Pallid bell shaped cap up to 2 cm with thin flesh and wrinkled margin. Brown gills. Fragile stem.


Proposed Names

59% (4)
Recognized by sight: hygrophanous cap, mottled gills with lighter edges, no odor, common in lawns and widely distributed
Used references: Kuo, M. (2002, June). Panaeolus foenisecii: The lawn mower’s mushroom. Retrieved from the MushroomExpert.Com Web site: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/panaeolus_foenisecii.html
55% (5)
Recognized by sight: Brown Inaequihymeniiferous lamellae
1% (4)
Recognized by sight: As long as we are trying to apply uncertain names for a genus in serious need of revision…

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By: Byrain
2014-06-10 04:21:31 CEST (+0200)

That this is P. foenisecii or even that its not…

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