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Star Parasol (Macrolepiota konradii)

Observed: 11th November 2011 By: hydrurgahydrurga’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Star Parasol (Macrolepiota konradii)

2 ids, 2 comments.


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Species interactions

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One of the "similar" is M

One of the "similar" is M konradii An identifying feature of M konradii is the thick double ring on the stem which we unfortunately cannot see.

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Re: One of the similar

Thanks flaxton. Perhaps my contact in France went by probabilities, knowing what species are usually to be found in the wood in question. I will certainly ensure that any future photos I take of fungi will give a better view of the parts of the fungi that can identify them!