Observation 104081: Wolfina aurantiopsis (Ellis) Seaver

When: 2012-08-06

Collection location: Low Gap Trail, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cocke Co., Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

35.756° -83.2099° 610m

Who: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)

Specimen available

Solitary or in small clusters broadly attached to fallen twigs and branches of hardwoods in a Rhododendron dominated section of trail.

Fruitbody diameter: 4.5 cm wide; inner fertile surface shallow, pale yellow, smooth; exterior surface rough, black, convoluted; context thick, white, firm; odor and taste not distinctive.

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By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2012-08-08 15:04:32 NZST (+1200)

This came in at our Ohio Summer Foray two weeks ago and again in Pa. at NEMF this weekend.

By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-08-07 08:54:57 NZST (+1200)

I tried getting alot of field shots because there weren’t alot of those for this mushroom last time I checked.

By: Jimmie Veitch (jimmiev)
2012-08-07 08:41:42 NZST (+1200)

Created: 2012-08-07 08:36:34 NZST (+1200)
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