When: 2009-08-18

Collection location: Tongass National Forest, Alaska, USA [Click for map]

Who: keith (hoovyus)

No specimen available

Notes:
in old growth forest. on decaying wood (hemlock)

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:06:52 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘tongass, southeast Alaska’ to ‘Tongass National Forest, Sitka Co., Alaska, USA’

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Recognized by sight: Cap, stipe, gills prove Agaricaceae. Caps are pale pinkish to nearly flesh-colored, appear to have free gills; stipes (based on quarter) between 6 and 10cm long (or 2.5-4 inches), twisted in one case, but mostly linear, striate.
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Used references: Aurora’s Mushrooms Demystified; can’t get it to key out because of pale pink coloration of cap, and growth on hemlock log. Keys out to M. subcana, but too light-colored and non-staining for that species.

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