When: 2008-02-24

Collection location: Redwood Regional Park, Oakland, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: pbeitz

No specimen available

growing under redwoods in parking lot, i.e. disturbed ground.

Yellow upon emerging, blackening cap as it matures, black spore print

gills free, as you can see in picture

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:08 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Redwood Park Oakland, CA’ to ‘Redwood Regional Park, Oakland, California, USA’


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Recognized by sight: Are you sure it had a black spore print? Those sure look like old, dry Hygrocybe singeri or H. conica.

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By: pbeitz
2008-02-26 19:19:31 EST (-0500)

yes! It has a white spore print!

I thinks it’s hygrocybe singeri.

spore print
By: pbeitz
2008-02-25 16:44:16 EST (-0500)

Pretty sure, I’ll try it again if they’re still out. Thanks for responding.

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