Observation 46057: Lepiota purpurata

When: 2010-05-03

Collection location: Klondyke Corner, Arthur’s Pass National Park, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Noah Siegel (Noah)

Specimen available

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight: aka. Rhodocollybia sp. “Waiora”
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: erroneously goes by Lepiota purpurata, for the time being. awaiting official redescription in its appropriate genus. proposed here in quotes to indicate a name which has not yet been published.

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By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2012-09-11 14:42:50 MST (-0700)

Horak named it Lepiota, Stevenson described it as a Pluteus, it’s neither. But the current accepted name is Lepiota purpurata

i see the confusion
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-09-11 14:04:43 MST (-0700)
it’s not…
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2012-09-11 04:25:46 MST (-0700)
i’d never
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-09-11 03:51:15 MST (-0700)

ever have guessed this was a Lepiota.

Created: 2010-05-29 14:30:03 MST (-0700)
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