Observation 67444: Mycena (Pers.) Roussel

When: 2011-05-15

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Odor and taste of radishes, but lacking in rose or purplish tint associated with M. pura. Gills pure white, notched with decurrent tooth. Spore L/W ratio seems off for M. pura.

Solitary and terrestrial in mixed woods. Cap about 3 cm diameter, hygrophanous with yellowish fleshy tones fresh and fading to dull white.



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Recognized by sight
Used references: Audubon, B/B/F, Arora
Based on chemical features: spores amyloid

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