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Habitat: Growing in mulch (wood), main big patch was facing north very little in other directions. Some grass around although the are with mulch was sectioned off.
Gills: Seem pale and greish when young but then are very black in the older ones.
Stem: palish yelowish stem, kinky, from 3cm to 6cm
Cap: about 1/2 to 2cm
Spore print color: Definatly black with some slightly purpleishness to it
Bruising: Nothing really noticable
there were tons of those growing in a north facing patch in mulch. atleast 200 withen a 5 foot area about 1 ft wide. In areas was where taller mushrooms towered over younger mushrooms the smaller mushrooms caps have gone blackKK from the spores coming down from above. The younger specimens which i didnt collect any of because it was dark out and i couldent see are all gelatinous but i dunno if thers a sepperable layer. They also seem to be more rich in a yellow color. The gills are semi transparent with the young to semi mature ones, the kind of appearence you see with some liberty caps. Some have some type of nipple. The spores when observed after a crude sporeprinting (short period of time) are clearly veryyyyy dark not orange or white at all. They're almost jet black if not jet black. When i took a few large fresh caps and applied pressure and smeared it acrross paper black ink colored splotches covered the paper, but not liquidly, like graphite.
Tomorrow I will post properly prepared spore prints from a number of different samples around the area. I will also take close ups in there habitat and maybe even upload a macro focus video of the patch.