Observation 298435: Tylopilus porphyrosporus (Fr. & Hök) A.H. Sm. & Thiers

When: 2017-10-21

Collection location: Camp Magruder, Rockaway Beach, Tillamook Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

45.5792° -123.9497° 8m

Who: Richard Bishop (Leciman)

Specimen available

Notes:
Collection seen at Oregon Mycological Society MycoCamp (foray) on 10/21/17. I can’t say for certain but collection probably came from Cape Lookout field trip. The habitat there is primarily western hemlock and Sitka Spruce.

Collection given to Catherine Callaway (grad student at SFSU) for research connected to her degree program.

Species Lists

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Proposed Names

82% (1)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: dark brown cap, stipe and pores
Based on chemical features: Cap and flesh stained red with KOH
83% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Used references: http://www.mykoweb.com/...
Based on chemical features

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

Comments

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Tylopilus?
By: Richard Bishop (Leciman)
2017-11-15 22:05:06 CET (+0100)

I don’t understand why Mycoweb continues to use Tylopilus when even their new mushroom book, California Mushrooms, list this species as Porphyrellus. If Tylopilus is the correct name you might wonder why Index Fungorum, Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast and Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest all use Porphyrellus as the preferred name at this time.

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