Brown cap, small with deep linear spores. White rind around edge of cap.
This yellowish-brown capped, gilled mushroom created a deep rust spore print. It was 2" across, a kind of sticky cap, a long stem with no veil, and growing under Douglas Fir trees after a drizzly two days.
Three Gomphidius oregonensis fused together at the yellowish base. The largest was about 2", and the spores a very deep brown.
On an irrigated lawn adjacent to the Crissy Field Marsh. Emerging as a patch in an area where the grass is sparse.
Just above the wrack zone at the Crissy Field tidal marsh.
Basidiomycota /bəˌsɪdi.ɵmaɪˈkoʊtə/ is one of two large phyla that, together with the Ascomycota, constitute the subkingdom Dikarya (often referred to as the "higher fungi") within the kingdom Fungi. More specifically the Basidiomycota include these groups: mushrooms, puffballs, stinkhorns, bracket fungi, other polypores, jelly fungi, boletes, chanterelles, earth stars, smuts, bunts, rusts, mirror yeasts, and the human pathogenic yeast Cryptococcus. Basically, Basidiomycota are filamentous fungi composed of hyphae (except for yeasts), and reproducing sexually via the formation...