Observation 11499: Paxillus involutus (Batsch) Fr.
When: 2008-09-23
Who: barbarisch
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found on urban grass. Many mushrooms of this type in this location. Cap size approx. 3 to 4 inches in picture. Inrolled margin. Gills fairly close, somewhat decurrent. Stipe in picture about 1.5 inches thick. Overall color beige.

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Paxillus usually mycorrhizal
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-09-24 01:34:43 PDT (-0700)

Knowing what species of trees were nearby will improve chances of accurate identification.

Created: 2008-09-23 20:47:36 PDT (-0700)
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