Observation 49366: Xanthoconium purpureum Snell & E.A. Dick

When: 2010-07-30

Collection location: Cranberry Lake, Westchester, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: damon brunette (damonbrunette)

No specimen available

Thought it would interesting to post a pictures of these in case one was to come across them without having a regularly formed X purpureum in sight. These come up year after year in the same spot always messed up.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:25 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘bedford ny’ to ‘Bedford, New York, USA’


To the left a mature specimen.
Green on cap.

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Used references: KUO has good pics of the malformed ones
Based on chemical features: KOH nothing- ammonia green.

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Created: 2010-07-30 00:32:00 -03 (-0300)
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