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Hygrocybe acutoconica var acutoconica

Observed: 19th September 2012 By: FenwickfieldFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Hygrocybe acutoconica
Hygrocybe acutoconica (2)
Hygrocybe acutoconica (3)
Hygrocybe acutoconica (4)
Description:

On unimproved pasture keyed out from Genus Hygrocybe book.The cap yellow 5cm surface viscid usually drying out lemon chrome,flushed with orange or entirely orange when young.gills free or adnexed pale yellow sometimes white with a viscid edge,stem 4cm straight or slightly curved dry to slightly greasy with handling yellow whitish at base flesh concolorous with cap.

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Hygrocybe acutoconica var acutoconica
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.