Observation 115090: Paxillus involutus group
When: 2012-10-31
No herbarium specimen

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A smaller clump of Paxillus involutus group found today.
Gingko biloba, the closest host tree, 4 feet distant from mushroom clump. I figured Gingko had to be mycorrhizal with something, but didn’t anticipate Paxillus.

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Used references: Everything looks right except the host tree: Gingko. Other Paxillus found with nearby birch look identical. Am currently drying the collection. Spore source for cultivation. Before this observation, did not know this species also associated with Gingko biloba.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Created: 2012-10-31 14:05:33 PDT (-0700)
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