Observation 9700: Clitocybe odora (Bull.) P. Kumm. var. odora

When: 2008-08-20

Collection location: Southeastern Wilton, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: FunGuy

No specimen available

Bluish green tint darkest at center of cap and 6 host specimens on the cap.



Proposed Names

35% (3)
Recognized by sight
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: White gills, anise odor
Used references: North American Species of Clitocybe

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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It does have a very distinctive anise odor! I think you have it right.
By: FunGuy
2008-08-20 18:34:18 CDT (-0500)
Clitocybe odorata?
By: Joshua Birkebak (Shua)
2008-08-20 16:20:42 CDT (-0500)

I would be inclined to think Clitocybe odora with the blueish green tints… did you happen to smell it? odora (a fitting name!) has a very strong anise like odor!

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