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help with a few id's please.
    #895039 - 09/20/02 06:52 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

These are from the past few days, some from the park some from my garden.
I tried to ID them with a book but i am a total newbie at this.
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Hygrophorus Psittacinus - in my garden.

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the above were only a few feet away from where Hygrophorus Conicus grow.

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Scleroderma Citrinum - this is the closest i could get. what do you think?


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Laccaria Laccata - i'm not sure what this is and i thought it was Laccaria Laccata but now i'm not so sure. growing under some small trees in the dirt by a wood path in the park,


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Panaeolus Foenisecii - found about a month ago in the park on the side of a path. i think i got the ID right.



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thanks. mike.


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Re: help with a few id's please. [Re: mikey_]
    #895076 - 09/20/02 07:21 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

The one you found in the park appears to ba an amanita of some sort, dont eat it they can cause a painful death. That's just my two cents man.

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Re: help with a few id's please. [Re: mikey_]
    #895248 - 09/20/02 09:03 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

real nice pics. i wonder if the ones identif as pan foenis might not be liberty caps instead. any other comments on this?


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Re: help with a few id's please. [Re: mikey_]
    #895325 - 09/20/02 09:39 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

Nice photos.

Hygrophorus psittacinus looks right. I don't know of another mushroom that looks that that when they're young and green and is slimy all over like that one looks.

Hygrophorus conicus could be right - did you verify the black staining? There are a ton of red, conical Hygrocybes.

Scleroderma citrinum, maybe. Did you cut it in half to verify the thick, rind-like skin?

Laccaria laccata, nope. That's a Russula, similar to Russula decolorans. To identify Russulas accurately requires a microscope, so that species guess is just to give you a species similar to your specimen you can look up. An easy way to check for Russulas is to break the stem - it will snap like chalk, not like most mushrooms do. BTW, Laccarias almost always have relatively few gills with a distinct purplish/pinkish color (at least when young), and the stems are not white.

Panaeolus foenisecii, maybe. Certainly they do look like that, and the habitat looks right. A spore print would be extremely valuable for this ID.


Good to see somebody trying to ID their finds. Keep trying, you'll get lots better with practice.


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    #895334 - 09/20/02 09:44 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

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Re: help with a few id's please. [Re: ]
    #895979 - 09/20/02 03:43 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

cheers to all who replied and whatnot.

toxicman
thanks. H.Conicus does go black with age. i have lots in my garden.
I've probably collected 30 or so in the last month.
S.Citrinum. i didn't collect that mushroom and i''ve only just found the picture i took. doh!
Russula ** - yep. i've looked in my pocket guide and i'm sure its one of those now. i have just broken the stem and inside is like foam, white in colour.
P.Foenisecii - i will look for more and definately get a spore print next time. i did collect one a month or so ago but i dont remember taking a spore print.

Mr. Mushrooms
thanks! i'll be sure to give some more accurate descriptions next time. i also make sure i take a photo of the surrounding habitat when i have my camera with me.

I love H. Psittacinus too! ever since i found H.Conicus in my garden and saw H. Psittacinus on the same page in the book i've always wanted to find one. i love the stem colour transition from green to orange.

i found it mowing the lawn, it nearly got chopped up! in the pic below you can see a v.young mushroom as well. totally orange and nearly translucent!




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Re: help with a few id's please. [Re: mikey_]
    #896083 - 09/20/02 09:38 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

Awesome post, very cool pics. :smile: 


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