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Waxy Cap Mushroom

Hygrocybe sp.

Description:

Bright orangy-red, gilled mushroom with an orange stem and whitish gills. Looks similar to Hygrocybe coccinea.

Habitat:

Trailside, temperate mountainous area. Shenandoah National Park, Virginia.

Notes:

http://www.mushroomexpert.com/hygrocybe_... http://www.mykoweb.com/CAF/species/Hygro...

1 Comment

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 11 months ago

António, you seem to be on to something! It looks like I probably won't get much further than that, though. Thank you very much!

Virginia, USA

Lat: 38.27, Long: -78.66

Spotted on Jun 27, 2015
Submitted on Dec 18, 2016

Spotted for mission

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