Observation 168092: Gymnopus (Pers.) Roussel

When: 2014-06-20

Collection location: Austin T. Blakeslee Natural Area, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

No spore drop, but I think this is a white spored mushroom.

Needle duff in shady coniferous area with Norway Spruce, pine, larch, and probably some hemlock.

Monroe County Bioblitz.


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Thanks GALLA.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-06-22 20:55:07 CDT (-0400)

I am not familiar with G. fuscopurpureus, but the collection appears to match online photos.

I had considered G. alkalivirens.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-06-22 17:58:43 CDT (-0400)

But the gills did not seem to match up very well with this type. Could be a maturity thing. These seemed like young specimens.

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