-- field key --

3 Armillarioid:  honey mushroom group  - white spores


Cap and stem fleshy. 

Gills attached to stem, sometimes somewhat decurrent. 


Partial veil present, leaving a membranous ring of tissue on stem.

Honey mushroom
Armillaria mellea
another


Fragrant Trich
Tricholoma (Armillaria) caligatum
another



Look alikes include Pholiota and all its segregate genera, etc. - brown spores

Sharp-scaly Pholiota
Pholiota squarrosoides
Deadly Galerina
Galerina autumnalis


Big laughing gym,
Gymnopilus spectabilis
Gypsy
Rozites caperata


Maple Agrocybe
Agrocybe acericola


Look alikes also include Stropharia etc. - purple-black spores

Wine-cap Stropharia
Stropharia rugosoannulata
Slimy Gomphidius -- black-spored
Gomphidius glutinosus