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Hygrocybe reidii Kühner (Honey Waxcap)

Date 24 September 2006
OS grid ref SK15
Lat/Lon 53° 10' N, 1° 50' W
Location Vice County: Derby, VC57, England
Voucher 24/09/2006[L]
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Stage or state Fruitbody
Record Summary in grass
Identification Notes: Growing a meter or so from 24 Sep 06 [K] from which it mainly differed in taste.
Cap: greasy.
Stipe: greasy.
Taste: numbs the tongue! (Camilla Lovatt was convinced about this and could still feel it several minutes later. Malcolm Storey was just aware of a slight tingling but that may have been imagination)

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