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Red staining mushroom

Observed: 11th October 2011 By: ktmartinktmartin’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensktmartin’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensktmartin’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
red staining mushroom
red staining mushroom 1
Description:

Approximately 8cm tall with pink gills which later became brown. A distinct ring around the stem

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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There are a dozen or so

There are a dozen or so Agaricus that turn red so without microscopic examination it cannot be definitive but A sylvaticus is the most likely.