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Observation 5020: Lepiota castanea auct. (Site ID) (Lepiota castanea)

When: 2007-11-17

Collection location: Salt Point State Park, Sonoma Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

No specimen available

Cap and gills do not bruise.
Stipe bruises orangish.

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Lepiota castanea?
By: Joshua Birkebak (Shua)
2007-11-18 12:34:30 PST (-0800)

That looks alot like castanea… though the color is much more red than I am used to seeing! In my experience castanescens bruises all over cap, gills and stipe and that very intensely… have you checked the spores?