Grass Marasmius Marasmius graminum (Libert) Berkeley  

Status:

Found in groups on dead grass blades.

Description:

Cap: Orange-brown; convex; grooved with small central depression; thin; tiny (1/8 - 3/8"). Gills: White to cream; attached to collar or stalk; distant. Stalk: Mostly blackish-brown, may be paler near cap. Appear after heavy dew or rain and soon shrivel. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 2 records in the project database.

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A Grass Marasmius (dry cap attached to grass blade) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/21/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Grass Marasmius (gills and stalk) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/21/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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