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Gymnopilus Mushroom

Gymnopilus sp.


Golden yellow mushroom with an orange tint, especially on the gills. It was 6-7cm tall.


Growing on decomposing wood in a mixed forest.


It is difficult to identify Gymnopilus to species level. Species in this genus can easily be confused with Galerina marginata, which are deadly. Also, some species contain psilocybin.

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Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.62, Long: -73.40

Spotted on Nov 2, 2017
Submitted on Nov 13, 2017

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