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Unknown fungi with cap and stem

Observed: 22nd October 2013 By: DebbieA
Derbyshire Mammal GroupThe Mammal Society
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Description:

Cap is 7cm across and stem is 3cm which is more bulbous towards the base. Gills are fairly deep. has a buttery look to them, but it is wet!
Any help for Id is much appreciated!

Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

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Was it grassland environment?

Was it grassland environment? Might be Hygrocybe pratensis (meadow waxcap). Although this specimen is a bit passed it's best.

chris