When: 2006-11-29

Collection location: Humboldt Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Don Bryant (agaric)

No specimen available

Purple brown spore print. In wood chip landscaped area. About 50 fruiting bodies were in about a 4 foot diameter area.

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Hypholoma marginatum
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2007-03-09 21:10:07 PST (-0800)

Hypholoma marginatum is the preferred name for Hypholoma dispersum. They are the same species.

H. marginatum it is – consulted “Hypholoma West of the Rockies”
By: Don Bryant (agaric)
2007-03-09 19:59:07 PST (-0800)

Thank you! My first thought was Hypholoma dispersum var. dispersum. Are there microscopic differences or is this a bad name?

Hypholoma marginatum
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2007-03-09 18:08:45 PST (-0800)