BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Hygrocybe fornicata var. fornicata (Earthy Waxcap)
||1 November 2006
|OS grid ref
||53° 0' N, 1° 50' W
||Vice County: Derby, VC57, England
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|Stage or state
Smell: unpleasant, continental loos (specimens had been frosted and were beginning to rot).
Fruitbody dries: brown, but maybe just because it's old.
Spores: broadly oblong, (5)6-7/4-5µm.
This is the form sometimes called Hygrocybe clivalis.
||Pale ("Hygrocybe clivalis") form: field and microscope photos