Observation 88503: Marasmius epiphyllus (Pers.) Fr.

When: 2012-03-03

Collection location: Cherokee National Forest, Tellico Plains, Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

35.0° 84.0°

Who: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)

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Very small, pileus diameter 5mm, stipe width less than 1 mm, stipe length 26mm. Found growing on the petiole of a well decayed leaf. Mixed hardwood forest.



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No worries
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-03-03 18:42:15 CST (-0500)

I updated the measurements. Cap diameter 5mm, stipe width less than 1 mm, stipe length 26 mm. Thanks!!

Sorry about that
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-03-03 18:25:11 CST (-0500)

It’s tough for me to tell how long the stem is on those. The bottom shot looks like a very tiny stem, like in Marasmiellus.

Created: 2012-03-03 16:11:53 CST (-0500)
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