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Parasola sp.

3 An Inkcap at Lyneham, ACT

Parasola sp. at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021
Parasola sp. at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021
Parasola sp. at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021
Parasola sp. at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021
Parasola sp. at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Parasola sp. 21 Feb 2021 CanberraFungiGroup
Parasola plicatilis 13 Feb 2021 trevorpreston
Coprinellus etc. 10 Feb 2021 trevorpreston
Unidentified 10 Feb 2021 trevorpreston

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User's notes

Very soft and delicate to touch, up to about 5 or 6cm high, growing in grasses.

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   12 Feb 2021
For some reason I get an error when trying to suggest a new species.
I think this may be Parasola plicatilis.
https://bie.ala.org.au/species/7631034f-b7df-4ead-9dc2-0033d5b89ed4
https://www.first-nature.com/fungi/parasola-plicatilis.php
https://www.mushroomexpert.com/parasola_plicatilis.html

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Nearby sightings

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Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Agaricus sp. (Agaricus) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by StephCJ Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2021 by Tapirlord Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2021 by Tapirlord Anisolabididae (family) (Unidentified wingless earwig) at Lyneham, ACT - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston Calendula officinalis (English or Pot Marigold) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 17 Dec 2020 by tpreston Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by JackyF Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50
Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Jan 2023 by trevorpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Agaricus sp. (Agaricus) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-necked Turtle) at Lyneham, ACT - 9 Sep 2021 by StephCJ
Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 13 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Anisolabididae (family) (Unidentified wingless earwig) at Lyneham, ACT - 2 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Calendula officinalis (English or Pot Marigold) at Lyneham, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 17 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Lyneham, ACT - 10 Nov 2020 by tpreston
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Lyneham, ACT - 26 Oct 2020 by JackyF
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Lyneham, ACT - 14 Apr 2018 by jbromilow50

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 10 Feb 2021 09:25 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

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