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Mystery Mushroom #3


Tawny color mushrooms with nice ring.


Forest floor leaf litter and from dirt beneath this log too, small clusters.


What is it??

No species ID suggestions


garylincoff 8 years ago

Try looking at - Google Pholiota veris and click on the MushroomExpert website.

anne yen
anne yen 8 years ago

Thanks Gary!!

garylincoff 8 years ago

this looks like a Pholiota - brown-spored mushroom with attached gills and a ring on the stem....these occur on wood or wood debris....Agrocybe is a generic split from Pholiota. Many pholiotas have scaly caps but there are a few spring ones that are smooth-capped, like Ph. veris, and few agrocybes have a well-developed ring on the stem.

Newark, New York

Lat: 40.58, Long: -74.16

Spotted on May 18, 2010
Submitted on May 18, 2010

Spotted for mission

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