iNaturalist Research Grade Observations
Catalog #: 3130201
Taxon: Hygrocybe conica (Schaeff.) P. Kumm.
Family: Hygrophoraceae
Collector: Grey Smith      
Date: 2016-05-07
Verbatim Date: 2016-05-07
Locality: New Zealand, Manawatu-Wanganui, Ashhurst, Manawatu, NZ
-40.29461  175.753493 +-16521m.
Georeference Remarks: GEODETIC_DATUM_ASSUMED_WGS84
Description: Original observation #3130201 (iNaturalist)
Occurrence Remarks: Numerous mushroom like fungi were growing in a paddock where the grass has not been grazed recently and was getting quite long. They start off quite orange in colour, fade to be more yellow when mature and then gradually go black. The cap typically 7-8 cm across, the gills on the underside essentially white but fringed black.
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: 1cc702e2-0180-4dee-88e4-ecc70919dc33
Occurrence ID (GUID):
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Ken-ichi Ueda (
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