Observation 107893: Hydnum L.
When: 2012-08-31
No herbarium specimen

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As you and Mycowalt have both indicated,
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-09-01 21:22:59 PDT (-0700)

this appears to be Hydnum repandum, aka (to some of older guys) Dentinum repandum.

texture
By: Jimmy Craine (doctorghosty)
2012-09-01 03:00:33 PDT (-0700)

not hard…soft and easy to cut/tear

I see now that Dentinum has been deprecated to Hydnum.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-08-31 22:42:28 PDT (-0700)
Texture of flesh?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-08-31 22:39:33 PDT (-0700)

Is the specimen very hard? Or is it quite mushroom-like: easy to tear and cut with a knife? If the former, then Hydnum. If the later, then Dentinum more likely.

Created: 2012-08-31 17:54:10 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2012-09-02 12:41:16 PDT (-0700)
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