Observation 112270: Pholiota aurivella (Batsch) P. Kumm.

When: 2012-10-03

Collection location: Potawatomi Woods, Wheeling, Illinois, USA [Click for map]

Who: Rocky Houghtby

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Kuo says that…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-10-04 18:01:28 BST (+0100)

P. aurivella and P. limonella are macroscopically indistinguishable.

http://mushroomexpert.com/pholiota_limonella.html

The large sticky-capped ones that I have always called aurivella are often found growing on live trees. Maple seems to a favorite of this type… whatever it is called.

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