Observation 137426: Hydnellum spongiosipes (Peck) Pouzar

When: 2013-06-12

Collection location: Big Thicket, Polk Co., Texas, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

Growing on the ground in mixed woods in the Big Sandy Creek Unit.
Caps up to 4.5 cm across with a whitish bloom over reddish brown.
Spore print sparse but appeared to be brown to reddish brown.
Spores ~ 5-6 microns, roundish but heavily tuberculate.

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Used references: Mushrooms of the Southeastern United States by A. E. Bessette, W. C. Roody, A. R. Bessette, D. L. Dunway.

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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