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Gliophorus perplexus Solitary mushroom found growing in soil/leaflitter at a forested edge of an overgrown backyard.<br />
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Both cap and stem are slimy.<br />
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Both cap and stem are slimy.<br />
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Both cap and stem are slimy.<br />
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    comments (2)

  1. Oh so slimy <3 Posted 9 months ago
    1. I've been hoping to find some more G. psittacinus this year, but I am MORE than happy with this find! :D Posted 9 months ago

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''Gliophorus perplexus'' is a species of agaric fungus in the family Hygrophoraceae. It was first described in 1954 by American mycologists Alexander H. Smith and Lexemuel Ray Hesler as ''Hygrophorus perplexus''.

Similar species: Gilled Mushrooms
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Nov 16, 2018. Captured Nov 14, 2018 12:40 in 110 Earl St, Plainville, GA 30733, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/5.6
  • 1/100s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm