Observation 127429: Melanoleuca verrucipes (Fr.) Singer

When: 2012-04-13

Collection location: Courtdale, Luzerne co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

No specimen available

Medium sized whitish mushroom with a darker colored disc growing on wood chips. The stipe has logitudinal ridges separated by furrows. On each ridge there are numerous small granules, which as the name suggest are warts.

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Cold weather.
By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2013-02-02 02:20:32 GMT (+0000)

Thanks Walt. I edited the date to when I found it. As to cold weather in Pa. Last Thursday, January 31st., a friend and I picked some brown gilled mushrooms in wood chips and grass that were growing in Forty Fort , PA. under a White Dogwood tree. I haven’t id it yet, but I’ll post some pics.

By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2013-02-02 01:55:39 GMT (+0000)

You should edit the date on your observation to the date you took the picture. It’s a bit cold for Pa. mushrooms and photographers today!

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