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Go to the NZFungi website for more indepth information on Mycena avenacea. Mycena avenacea


Present in region - Origin uncertain

Article: Stevenson, G. (1964). The Agaricales of New Zealand: V. Kew Bulletin 19(1): 1-59.
Habitat: Amongst grass, Nelson, 29.5.1956, Stevenson; Richmond 16.4.1957, Dorothy Read.

Article: Horak, E. (1971). A contribution towards the revision of the Agaricales (Fungi) from New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 9(3): 403-462 (http://www.rsnz.org/publish/abstracts.php).
Notes: If correctly indentified, this species must be regarded as an introduced fungus in New Zealand.