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Mycena Nargan

Mycena Nargan


Dark cap speckling with white scales on the caps and stems of young specimens. The gills are pale and the stem light brown to grey-brown. The speckles can dissapear with age


On dead wood in wet areas of native forests and woodlands dead wood under the soil also.


Mycena nargan, commonly known as the Nargan's bonnet, is a species of fungus in the Mycenaceae family, and the sole member of the section Nargan in the genus Mycena The only way to distinguish this dark, bell-shaped Bonnet from other dark-capped species is by the speckling of white scales on the caps and stems of young specimens

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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Lat: -41.43, Long: 147.15

Spotted on Apr 28, 2016
Submitted on May 3, 2016

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