Marasmius delectans Morgan (2 Photos and Description)

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Marasmius delectans is a common decomposer of both wood and leaf litter. Large mycelial mats can be found at base when in leaf litter. White convex cap becomes flat with a bumpy margin and is usually a little darker in the center. The gills are usually somewhat distant. The hollow stem is pale yellow or reddish-brown set becoming darker from the base upward. It has white spores.

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Marasmius delectans