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Does anyone recognize this mushroom? I thought it might be a Common Lacarria (Lacarria laccata). However, it doesn't have a dent in the cap, so I'm not sure. 

 

UPDATE: Or perhaps it's a Fairy Ring Mushroom (Marasmius oreades)? They have raised caps.

 

 

closeup-of-a-common-laccaria-or-lacarria

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Looks more like a Tawny Grisette in my book.

 

Marasmius oreades is not as flat as in your image.

 

Allan

 

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9 hours ago, Allan Bell said:

 

Looks more like a Tawny Grisette in my book.

 

Marasmius oreades is not as flat as in your image.

 

Allan

 

 

Thanks, Allan. Tawny Grisette doesn't show up in my "Common Mushrooms of the Northwest" guide, but I'll check it out.

 

P.S. Do you know anything about bunnies?

 

UPDATE: I found this picture of the Tawny Grisette on a UK website (I believe). It certainly looks similar to the mushroom that I photographed. However, mine doesn't have the ridges along the top (edges) of the cap.

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16 hours ago, John Mitchell said:

P.S. Do you know anything about bunnies?

 

Used to breed bunnies a long time ago but that one ESCAPES me.🙄

 

Allan

 

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7 hours ago, Allan Bell said:

 

Used to breed bunnies a long time ago but that one ESCAPES me.🙄

 

Allan

 

 

You might be right about the mushroom, though.

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I downloaded a mushroom ID app called Shroomify from Google Play, and it looks good so far. There appear to be Canada, US, and UK versions (android and iPhone)

 

 

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