Observation 21606: Lepiota (Pers.) Gray

When: 2009-05-30

Collection location: Kaipara harbour, Auckland, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Michael W (Michael Wallace)

Specimen available

Notes:
Found under Pinus radiata and Leptospermum scoparium in native New Zealand bush.
All parts staining red with damage, this species also has a long pseudorhiza up to half the length of the stipe which can be up to 140mm in length!

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Oh,
By: Michael W (Michael Wallace)
2009-06-03 11:08:39 -0430 (-0430)

sorry, I just edited that, herbarium specimen available, Joshua Birkeback will receive a package from me in the near future for his study so Else will be able to examine all Lepiota specimens I have saved!

Here is a link to a similar species for comparison.
http://www.mushroomobserver.org/21229?search_seq=504670

aaaghh, no dessicata??!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-06-03 11:03:25 -0430 (-0430)

how am I gonna get Else to look at it now?? maybe it’s a known, with that amazing radicating stipe…

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