When: 2017-06-21

Collection location: Ricketts Glen State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

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Notes:
Looks like flavorubens to me, except there’s not much staining. Inside the stipe base there’s a small area of brownish material.

Amyloid spores clearly place this in section Validae. Some of the spores show Q >1.7, which I believe eliminates flavoconia. The fairly robust stature and shape of the cap seem to point away from elongata.

Lots of recent rainfall likely washed any UV patches off the cap.

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