When: 2009-11-15

Collection location: Yuba City, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phalluscybe (phonehenge)

No specimen available

I have never seen these this fresh, OR as late as November.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:19:15 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Yuba City, CA’ to ‘Yuba City, California, USA’

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what a dramatic photo, Hugh!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-11-24 16:52:17 GMT (+0000)

These also came in to the LAMS (Los Angeles Myco. Soc.) meeting last Monday. Interesting that we are having so many simu-fruitings across the great length of California.

Which one is it
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-11-24 16:30:56 GMT (+0000)

Copius documentation? those aren’t gills are they

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2009-11-24 07:50:37 GMT (+0000)

The cross sections resemble Thaxterogaster. Presumed to be a descendant of a long-ago Agaricus sp.

By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-11-24 07:10:58 GMT (+0000)

secotioid. What “normal” mushroom is this related to?

Beautiful job. Copious documentation, just as it should be done.
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2009-11-24 06:17:37 GMT (+0000)