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Golden Waxy Cap

Hygrocybe flavescens


Convex caps that were bright yellowish orange. Pale yellow, widely-spaced gills with short gills frequent. Gills were attached to the stem. The stem was yellow, dry (but, slightly greasy), and fragile. They were approximately 5cm tall.


Growing on the ground near tree roots in a mixed forest.

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Christine Y.
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Christine Y.

Vermont, USA

Spotted on Sep 21, 2017
Submitted on Feb 16, 2018

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