Observation 24184: Agaricales sensu lato

When: 2009-08-10

Collection location: Hopatcong, New Jersey, USA [Click for map]

Who: effdub

No specimen available

Light brown / yellow / tan in color. Delicate flesh. Spore print is white / tan.

Found in residential yard, adjacent to deer droppings (feces).

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:16 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Hopatcong, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA’ to ‘Hopatcong, New Jersey, USA’


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Possible Laccaria
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-08-11 23:44:35 CDT (-0500)

but there’d have to be a tree nearby. Something Laccaria is mycorrhizal with. Pinus, Picea, Abies: probably something in the conifer family/