Foetid Marasmius Gymnopus foetidus (Sowerby)    
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Agaricales   >   Family Omphalotaceae   >   Genus Gymnopus   

Description:

Cap: Reddish-brown, faded in age; thin; convex to nearly flat with radial pleats and tiny navel-like center. Gills: Yellowish to pinkish; attached to a collar. Stalk: Brown; velvety; tough. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

Where to find:

Groups on hardwood limbs/logs.

There are 9 records in the project database.

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Mature tops of Foetid Marasmius in Howard Co., Maryland (6/6/2016). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Gills and stalks of Foetid Marasmius in Howard Co., Maryland (6/6/2016). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Old fruiting bodies of Foetid Marasmius in Howard Co., Maryland (6/11/2016). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Foetid Marasmius in Howard Co., Maryland (6/6/2016). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Foetid Marasmius in Howard Co., Maryland (6/6/2016). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Foetid Marasmius habitat in Howard Co., Maryland (6/6/2016). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Foetid Marasmius spores in Howard Co., Maryland (6/6/2016). Oval, smooth; measured 7.0-8.7 X 3.5-4.5 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Foetid Marasmius specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (6/6/2016). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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