Observation 108959: Pholiota granulosa (Peck) A.H. Sm. & Hesler

When: 2012-09-02

Collection location: Blacksburg, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Mark Prosser (mark prosser)

No specimen available

Found alone on this well decaying log with cap granules likely washed off after heavy rains. Open to all ideas. Thanks

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Recognized by sight: I have a difficult time distinguishing between F. erinaceellus and P. granulosa.

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Thanks Dave
By: Mark Prosser (mark prosser)
2012-09-07 10:08:56 EDT (-0400)

After reviewing the M.O. observations, I like your idea of P. granulosa better then the Flammulaster. There are several that have similarities and are tough to distinguish by sight alone, at least for me. Thanks again, Mark

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