Observation 115009: Catathelasma imperiale (Fr.) Singer

When: 2012-10-28

Collection location: Mount Pisgah Arboretum, Lane Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: David Rust (incredulis)

No specimen available

This mushroom was found along the Siltcoos Lake Trail near Florence Oregon. Part of display at Cascade Mycological Society mushroom festival. Identifiers included Bitty Roy, Steve Trudell, Debbie Viess, Freeman Rowe, Erin Page Blanchard, Joe Spivak and others from CMS.

The two specimens under the sign to the right are likely Catathelasma ventricosum, with darker grey caps, just misplaced on the table.

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Recognized by sight: Catathelasma ventricosum is ashy gray.
Catathelasma imperialis is brown to dark brown.

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By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-10-31 13:30:04 CDT (-0400)

that’s an extra long trowel, too.

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