Observation 5938: Conocybe filaris (Fr.) Kühner

When: 2007-12-31

Collection location: Tomales Bay State Park, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

Notes:
This was growing on the ground in some debris. It matches all the dimensions for Conocybe filaris including the delicate but prominent movable ring. Also the rusty-brown spores were fairly large, elliptical, smooth ,and with a germ pore.

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One for the deadlies page!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-01-08 10:06:48 PST (-0800)

Nice shot of a filaris. I coulda used it for my Powerpoint Toxic mushroom talk that I put together yesterday for the FFSC. Luckily, these tiny amatoxin containing mushrooms are rarely if ever eaten.

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