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Clitocybe dealbata???

Observed: 29th October 2011 By: MartincitoMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMartincito’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Caps from about 2 cm to 4 cm across, flat or funnel-shaped with dent in middle, white/buff coloured, some darker at centre, some all over. Cream/buff gills, white stem buff towards base, no ring, stem 2 cm - 3 cm, up to 5 mm diameter, rather squashed cross section but more or less equal diameter along its length, some stems fused at base. A goup of them was growing in short well-drained grass (grazed by rabbits) wet from overnight rain/dew. Spore print colour white.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

Martincito's picture

I have contradictory info on

I have contradictory info on C. rivulosa vs C. dealbata which may or may not be synonymous... After hours of indecision I've decided to name this one C. dealbata. Any comments would be enormously welcome. Also on my other recent observation: http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/233588

flaxton's picture

I think this find has too

I think this find has too much colour for C rivulosa (as you say now synonymized with dealbata) but not sure which it might be.