Observation 144330: Phaeolus schweinitzii (Fr.) Pat.

When: 2013-08-31

Collection location: Perry, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

On mossy ground in mixed woods including eastern hemlock and balsam fir. Cap 19 cm. zoned orange/brown/yellow, rough, hairy, moist, bruising brown at margin. Pores olive green bruising brown, irregular, decurrent. Stem central, 3 cm. w x 4 cm. l. Flesh of cap and stem brown. No odor. Mild taste. KOH on cap black.


pores decurrent, olive green bruising brown
cap bruising brown at margin

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Recognized by sight: found in same area as obs 139020
Used references: Kuo, M. (2010, February). Phaeolus schweinitzii. Retrieved from the MushroomExpert.Com Web site: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/phaeolus_schweinitzii.html
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Recognized by sight

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