When: 2012-02-29

Collection location: Gainesville, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)

Specimen available

Notes:
cap 13cm across. tan brown fading to light tan at the margin. slight umbo.
margin upturned and wavy.
stipe 7cm in length, 1.5cm thick.
growing from the ground in mixed woodlands.
deposit white.

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29% (1)
Recognized by sight
45% (5)
Recognized by sight
-15% (4)
Recognized by sight: Close-ish white gills turning pale tan.
-31% (3)
Recognized by sight

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now smooth.
By: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-02-29 19:59:21 PST (-0800)

it did present viscid. then got tacky, now smooth.
almost gelatinous, i would say.

Bloodworm
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-02-29 19:54:38 PST (-0800)

maybe I understood wrong in your shroomery thread that the cap for this was viscid, drying very tacky?

Everything I’ve read thus far has described M. rodmani to have a dry cap. Maybe I missed something.

Viscid cap.
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-02-29 12:22:07 PST (-0800)

Does Megacollybia rodmani have a viscid cap?