Gymnopus subnudus  (Ellis ex Peck) Halling (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