When: 2011-09-14

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

Who: Hamilton (ham)

No specimen available

Growing at the base of a young beech tree. Slippery stem.


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Weird one-
By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-09-24 04:47:03 CDT (-0400)

I’ll be sure to collect them if I see them again. I figured they were so distinctive looking that they must be a known species. Wrong again.

I hesitate to call this H. laeta
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2011-09-23 18:27:48 CDT (-0400)

Since the gills are not decurrent.

looked like
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-09-21 17:09:45 CDT (-0400)

Inocybe to me…except the gills.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-09-21 16:12:05 CDT (-0400)

a campanulate/umbonate Hygrocybe?