Observation 108178: Strobilomyces strobilaceus (Scop.) Berk.

When: 2012-09-02

Collection location: Henderson Park, Tucker, Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Glenn (Radagast97)

No specimen available

Older, but classic Old Man of the Woods; KOH gave pinkish red rxn, NH4OH gave sl yellow rxn; spore tubes approx 8 mm long; spores were 7 – 9 microns, oval round, reticulated, and definite brown in color under magnification.

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Used references: National Audubon Field Guide to North American Mushrooms
Based on microscopic features: distinctly brown, reticulated spores; oval, round – 7 to 9 microns
Based on chemical features: KOH – Pinkish red; NH4OH – sl yellow

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