Observation 111966: Armillaria (Fr.) Staude
When: 2012-10-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing right out of a well-rotted maple stump in large clusters. Substantially darker caps than others I found near a yard from the stump (will create an observation about the others in a few minutes).

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28% (1)
Recognized by sight
67% (4)
Recognized by sight
53% (2)
Recognized by sight: cortinaceus veil, scaley cap, bulbous base
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: indistinguishable from A. gallica in the NE without mating studies.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Sam.Schaperow (SamSchaperow)
2012-10-06 01:04:02 EDT (-0400)

I had no idea I may have found something rare. If this is what I’m calling it, then I should make a special effort to get some mature specimens (there weren’t any when I took the original pics, but there are now). Thus far, I just have this plate of mushrooms that is mostly composed of mature specimens. I might do this ordinarily, and especially by request, but I may get some good pics of mature specimens for identification. The pics on the plate are here:

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