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Mycena Mushroom

Mycena sp.


Small, brown, easily overlooked mushroom. The cap was small, conical, and was olive brown in color with plain tan in the center. The margin was striate. The gills were white with short gills present. Stem was thin and olive-brown with white mycelium at the base.


Growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest with lots of oak.

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maplemoth662 2 years ago

Your welcome....

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 2 years ago

Thank you :)

maplemoth662 2 years ago

Three, very pretty, colorful photos....lots of very pretty colors....the wood in Photos No. 1, and 2: has, many, many, very pretty colors....

Christine Y.
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Christine Y.

Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Sep 19, 2017
Submitted on Mar 15, 2018

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