I considered H. flavescens but this has a more acute umbo than most specimens of that species.


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Recognized by sight: an acute umbo is not part of the flavescens description…I suspect you have something else here. what, tho, is an open question.
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Recognized by sight: An open suggestion..
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: This looks like the CA H. acutoconica; which can be yellow to orange, has a viscid conic cap and whitish to pale yellowish gills.
H. citrinovirens is very close to the California H. virescens, has a dry yellow to greenish-yellow cap and white gills.

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nice. too bad you didn’t save it…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-02-25 05:19:19 CET (+0100)

this is the year of the weird waxies.