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 Species : 167
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Foray members: Matthew Hutchings

This was a quick luncthime foray which turned up a few well known mushrooms and a couple I donít recognise at all.

Agaricus Campestris - Field Mushroom

Picture Type: Cap close-up
Notes
Month: October
Time: Midday
Diameter: 4cm
Height: 3cm
Terrain: Hilly Pasture
Substrate: Soil
Comments:
Hypholoma Fasciculare - Sulphur Tuft

Picture Type: Side view
Notes
Month: October
Time: Midday
Diameter: 3-6cm
Height: 4-6cm
Terrain: Tree stump on pasture.
Substrate: Wood
Comments:

Picture Type: Top view
Macrolepiota Mastoidea - Slender Parasol

Picture Type: Stipe and ring
Notes
Month: October
Time: Midday
Diameter: 10cm
Height: 12cm
Terrain: Hilly Pasture
Substrate: Grass
Comments:

Picture Type: Gills

Picture Type: Side view

Picture Type: Cap close-up
Unidentified Specimens

Picture Type: Side view
Notes
Month: October
Time: Midday
Diameter: 5cm
Height: 15cm
Terrain: Cow pasture
Substrate: Grass
Comments:
I donít recognise this one at all. Gills were greyish white with brown patches, forked, crowded and adnexed. No noticeable smell and it had a rooting stipe going about 3cm deep with no ring.

Picture Type: Side view


Picture Type: Gills and stem ring
Notes
Month: October
Time: Midday
Diameter: 3-8cm
Height: 10-15cm
Terrain: Cow pasture
Substrate: Grass
Comments:
These were growing in a tight cluster with fused stipes at the base.Gills were white with a slight pink tinge. Slightly decurrent and crowded. Stipe was very long more or less equal with a ring which was absent on some. Light tan near the apex darkening to dark brown at the base.

Picture Type: Section

Picture Type: Stipe

Picture Type: Base of stipe

Picture Type: Cap close-up

Picture Type: Side view

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