Observation 302122: Hebeloma (Fr.) P. Kumm.

Growing among black mulch in a flower bed with Arctostaphylos uva-ursi. 2 fruiting bodies growing clustered but not caespitose. 1 rotten fruiting body nearby. Odor mild and maybe slightly raphanoid. Taste farinose. Caps convex and whitish with a darker brown center. Caps not hygrophanous or rugulose. No veil remants on stems and did not notice a cortina. Gills sinuate with white fimbriate edges and small tears. Gills ~0.4 cm deep. Stems even, pruinose and not discoloring. Stems partially hollow. Context opaque toward the exterior but whitish in the center.

Fruiting body dimensions:

-cap width: 3.8 cm
-stem length: 3.5 cm
-stem width mid: 0.5 cm
-stem width base: 0.7 cm
-# of full length lamellae: ~72

-cap width: 2.7 cm
-stem length: 4.4 cm
-stem width mid: 0.5 cm
-stem width base: 0.6 cm
-# of full length lamellae: ~60

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By: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)
2017-12-09 23:06:27 PST (-0800)

why dont you scope it before you sequence it??

It’ll get sequenced either way
By: Django Grootmyers (heelsplitter)
2017-12-09 22:57:09 PST (-0800)

These got pretty beat up in my tackle box when it started raining (even more) heavily so I decided against doing “lab photos”. Probably an interesting species given that it was presumably mycorrhizal with Arctostaphylos.

By: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)
2017-12-09 22:41:44 PST (-0800)
By: Django Grootmyers (heelsplitter)
2017-12-09 22:34:11 PST (-0800)
no better gill shot?
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2017-12-09 22:29:20 PST (-0800)

Created: 2017-12-09 19:55:57 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2017-12-09 22:55:50 PST (-0800)
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