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Conecap

Observed: 8th December 2012 By: anonymous spotter
Conecap
Conecap
Description:

Plain brown mushrooms growing amongst moss on the landward side of sand dunes at Thornham Point, Norfolk. Cap of the larger specimen 2.5cm in diameter and smooth. The gills are slightly paler brown than the cap, adanate, crowded and different lengths. The stipe is 3cm long and 3mm in diameter. It is slightly darker than the mushroom it self, cylindrical and hollow. The mushroom has an earthy smell and the spore print is brown.

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Conecap (Agrocybe dunensis)
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.