Observation 142771: Tricholoma (Fr.) Staude
When: 2013-08-07
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Reminds me of T. saponaceum, but the odor was not soapy. Faint fragrant odor. On the ground in burnt coniferous forest.

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Actually, I had a few fungal samples…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2013-10-20 08:15:42 PDT (-0700)

in a compartmentalized plastic container that I stashed inside my carry-on… and, something inside the bag set off the alarm at the Missoula airport. The attendant seemed unphased by the plastic conainer while searching for a bunch of quarters.

By: Eric Smith (esmith)
2013-08-17 10:53:38 PDT (-0700)

I had visions of you trying to explain to the TSA how “shrooms” got into your luggage.

I carried the cap with me on for the plane ride.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2013-08-17 08:48:05 PDT (-0700)

But the material rotted by the time I arrived back home. No spores to observe. The lightweight feel and stature of the fresh mushroom was reminiscent of Entoloma.

Created: 2013-08-15 07:13:32 PDT (-0700)
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