Gymnopus subnudus  (3 Photos and Description)

Gymnopus subnudus 9114

Gymnopus subnudus Looks like Gymnopus dichrous, but grows from leaf litter rather than sticks and logs. Cap red-brown to brown, wrinkled, lined in maturity. Gills whitish, somewhat distant, and attached becoming pinkish in age. Stem flares at apex. Bald above, velvety below. Buff becoming darker reddish-brown to black toward base with maturity. Taste bitter.

Gymnopus subnudus 9655

Gymnopus subnudus

Gymnopus subnudus 9657

Gymnopus subnudus