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Clitocybe fragrans I think the Wiki description for this mushroom is wrong...  California mushrooms says anise odor should indicate C. deceptive - &quot;The distinguishing feature of this (deceptive) small, cream-buff mushroom is an unmistakable anise odor. There are several closely related species. Most likely to be encountered is Clitocybe fragrans, a paler mushroom, nearly white, with a &quot;sweet&quot;, not anise odor.&quot;<br />
these did not smell like anise.. <br />
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Clitocybe fragrans

I think the Wiki description for this mushroom is wrong... California mushrooms says anise odor should indicate C. deceptive - "The distinguishing feature of this (deceptive) small, cream-buff mushroom is an unmistakable anise odor. There are several closely related species. Most likely to be encountered is Clitocybe fragrans, a paler mushroom, nearly white, with a "sweet", not anise odor."
these did not smell like anise..

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  1. Thanks for the info check. Feel free to correct the JD species text as you see fit. Posted 7 months ago

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''Clitocybe fragrans'' is a poisonous mushroom. It has a "fragrant" odor of aniseed and can be confused with the aniseed toadstool. The cap and stem are white.

Similar species: Gilled Mushrooms
Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded Nov 24, 2019. Captured Nov 23, 2019 13:14 in SW 260th St, Vashon, WA 98070, USA.
  • X-E2
  • f/1.0
  • 3s
  • ISO200
  • 55mm