Notes:
Small clusters of fungi found in open Eucalyptus forest area growing in soil in grass area near old tree stump. Different stages of maturity were available. The stipes had red colouring near the base area fading to light orange at the pileus. The specimen’s gills were similar in all stages of maturity. The stipes tapered outwards at the bases. The caps had a button like central area and were rolled at the extreme edges.

Images

_1D73966.jpg
_1D73967.jpg
_1D73968.jpg
_1D73969.jpg
_1D73970.jpg

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
60% (2)
Used references: Fungi of Southern Australia by Neale Bougher and Katrina Syme
Red cap and yellow gills; found in Eucalyptus forest.
60% (2)
Used references: A Field Guide to Tasmanian Fungi by Genevieve Gates and David Ratkowsky
This species also has a red cap and yellow gills. The picture matches.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus

Comments

Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2014-06-20 05:00:09 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-06-30 17:14:55 EDT (-0400)
Viewed: 72 times, last viewed: 2019-09-01 06:29:01 EDT (-0400)
Show Log