Observation 18506: Conocybe Fayod

When: 2009-01-24

Collection location: Villa O’Higgins, Aisén, Chile [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

No specimen available

In grass near rotting log in damp pasture; CAP 1-2 cm, not viscid, hygrophanous, fading to tan when dry; GILL tan, nearly free; STIPE white mycelia conspicuous at base; SPORES rusty brown (seen at 20x on gills).

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-02-17 06:32:13 CST (-0500)

Except for a few species in either genus, I find Conocybe and Galerina fairly difficult to separate macroscopically.