Observation 13849: Pleurotus ostreatus (Jacq.) P. Kumm.

Oysters anyone? On dead tanoak log.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:56 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Dillon Creek Campground, SR 96, Siskyou Co MP 15, Ca’ to ‘Dillon Creek Campground, California 96, Siskiyou Co., California, USA

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Recognized by sight: It would be nice to see a close up to be completely sure, but they sure look like oyster( mushroom)s to me.
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Used references: M. D. (David Arora)

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Mating studies on oysters?
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2008-11-09 05:40:03 GMT (+0000)

Have there been any good mating studies on wild California oysters? Seems like a straight-forward thing to do. I’ve heard a few different names (Pleurotus osreatus and P. pulmonarius come to mind), but I’ve never heard anything conclusive about what occurs in California.

Created: 2008-11-09 05:18:32 GMT (+0000)
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