When: 2011-10-09

Collection location: Cliff Cave Park, Arnold, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

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29% (1)
Recognized by sight: Also considering Cortinarius, no cortina remnants, but just a BIT of brown tint in the gills.
72% (3)
Recognized by sight: Old, weathered specimens.

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Lots of changes
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-10-11 02:22:56 NZDT (+1300)

This is one of those mushrooms that a lot of mycologists REALLY like to reclassify. You can see most of the synonyms here:


I don’t mind what anyone calls it, it’s a blewitt. Sometimes common names CAN be better

— Patrick

By: Byrain
2011-10-10 14:42:57 NZDT (+1300)

Could you explain the difference between Clitocybe nuda and Lepista nuda? I’ve learned them under the former name and always thought they were interchangeable?

A rose by any other name …
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-10-10 14:38:06 NZDT (+1300)

… in this case would STILL be Lepista nuda ;)

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