Observation 17592: Laccaria Berk. & Broome

When: 2009-02-04

Collection location: Mendocino, Mendocino Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ryane Snow (snowmam)

No specimen available


Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Purplish decurrent gills;pale violet smooth dry cap; cartiliginous almost ribbed stipe same color as cap with darker striations running the length of the stipe;
downy light violet mycelium at the base of the stalk. Found in mixed conifer forest ~2.5 miles east of Mendocino village. it is quite robust. Stipe is 2 cm thick in places.

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