Observation 142334: Pluteus leoninus (Schaeff.) P. Kumm.

When: 2013-08-08

Collection location: Rimouski, Quebec, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

Solitary FB growing on dead wood in shady moist environment. Darker disc differentiates it from Pluteus chrysophaeus according to some recent online sources. Stipe color variously listed as white flushed with yellow, white or yellow so may not be conclusive.

Proposed Names

-46% (2)
Recognized by sight: ID’d by mycologists at NEMF
92% (2)
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Recognized by sight: The species shown here belongs in the section Hispidodermini (you can see the little tufts on the pileus in the picture). Pluteus chrysophlebius belongs to the species with a cellulodermous pileipellis, which looks smooth.

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Thank you, Else
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2013-08-11 16:55:40 CDT (-0500)

That’s why MO is such a great place to learn.

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