Observation 130452: Pholiota (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2004-02-24
Collection location: Braga, Portugal [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

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By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-22 16:23:03 PDT (-0700)

is an old observation, at that time I didn’t make a spore print, so I can do only macro comparison.

By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2013-03-22 16:11:39 PDT (-0700)

Pholiota has smooth spores, Gymnopilus has verruculose ones.

By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-22 16:00:00 PDT (-0700)

“Smooth or verruculose spores” ?

Check for
By: Rocky Houghtby
2013-03-22 14:58:31 PDT (-0700)

Smooth or verruculose spores if you suspect Gymnopilus. A simple spore print would probably suffice as Pholiota spores are typically much darker than Gymnopilus.

By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-22 14:56:56 PDT (-0700)

liquiritiae is close to this, but I found only one reference in a ebook that their existence on europe.

I don’t know
By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-22 14:41:19 PDT (-0700)

Gymnopilus is also possible? Let me upload first the photo of the cap. It is corrected on luminosity as it was very dark, so colours seems very intense, but we can see the texture and form.

You can compare it
By: Rocky Houghtby
2013-03-22 12:43:38 PDT (-0700)

To the American Pholiota terrestris. Perhaps there is a similar species in Europe.

By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-22 12:33:18 PDT (-0700)

veil remnants on cap are from partial veil? Brown stem base remnants really resembles a cortinariaceae, and as gills are not rusty brown and cap flesh yellow could be a Pholiota yes, but I don’t know which.

By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-22 12:29:26 PDT (-0700)

Dimensions: cap diameter ±5cm Stem ±3-4 cm. Habitat, side road on a small village. Apparently on soil, didn’t see neither anything attached nor tree nearby.

Could you
By: Rocky Houghtby
2013-03-22 11:33:02 PDT (-0700)

Describe the dimensions, substrate and habitat? Personally, I don’t believe a majority of Pholiota lower taxa proposals that lack microscopy.

I don’t
By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-03-22 11:00:37 PDT (-0700)

find any matching Pholiota for this, could somebody help?

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