Marasmius pulcherripes  Peck (1 Photo and Description)

Marasmius pulcherripes & Paxillus atrotomentosus 1421

Marasmius pulcherripes has a pinkish-rose pleated cap with a darker center. It is saprotrophic on conifer litter, including white pine needles. Gills are distant to sub-distant. The thin wiry stem is reddish-brown becoming blackish from the base upward. Spore print is white. Can be found summer through autumn.