Observation 18931: Laccaria Berk. & Broome

When: 2009-02-27

Collection location: Fresno, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: johnnyblaze2316 (johnnyblaze2316)

No specimen available

similiar to alan rockefellers:


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Recognized by sight: The stipe (texture and the purple at the base) and gill color are right for Laccaria. However, the cap color is really unusual.

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By: johnnyblaze2316 (johnnyblaze2316)
2009-02-28 14:51:30 CST (+0800)

yes it had to be the lighting, there was no green, did you follow the link to alan rockefellers observation? i believe they are the same……?

Green Laccaria??
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2009-02-28 05:28:39 CST (+0800)

Was it really green like that? I’m hoping that’s just a white balance thing. When I first looked at just the cap I thought it was probably Tricholoma saponaceum, but the underside makes that impossible.