Observation 112479: Paxillus involutus (Batsch) Fr.
When: 2012-10-06
No herbarium specimen

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I have seen this form of shape in young Paxillus sometimes.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-10-08 15:55:21 PDT (-0700)

What I am not familiar with are those species described by Hahn, namely P. obscurosporus and validus and I think another one. It could be one of those Paxilli but a Paxillus it is. Look at the anastomosing gills and the brownish-reddish hue on them. Also the margin of the cap.

if this is P. involutus
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-10-08 15:46:19 PDT (-0700)

it goes from umbonate when young to convex/centrally depressed in age? i’m having trouble finding other examples of this cap shape in other young P. involutus.

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