Observation 116958: Leucopaxillus albissimus (Peck) Singer

When: 2012-11-15

Collection location: Paramount Park, Shoreline, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tim Sage (T. Sage)

No specimen available


Proposed Names

-6% (3)
Recognized by sight
27% (1)
Recognized by sight
61% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: white and yellow colors, large size, clustered growth, swollen stipe base, obscurely ribbed cap, deep decurrent gills

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2012-11-19 00:48:47 CST (-0600)

I should have trusted my gut!

That was literally the first thing that came to mind, but every time I have seen it it was much smaller so I prematurely ruled it out. Thanks Christian.

Any other input?
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2012-11-18 21:08:59 CST (-0600)
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2012-11-16 15:44:19 CST (-0600)

And tough. VERY hard to break stem.

Smelled unusual, and mildly unpleasant.

something clitocyboid
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-11-16 15:38:56 CST (-0600)

maybe Ampulloclitocybe or one of the larger Clitocybe species.

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