Observation 145186: Pluteus salicinus group

found two specimens within a few inches of eachother, one mature and one young, on dead oak log underneath oak hammock riddled with sabal palms on the FGCU nature trail at FGCU in Fort Myers, southwest Florida.

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Recognized by sight: on hardwood; free gills, crowded; base of stipes blued intensely within seconds of picking; mature specimen had pink gills, although it was hours away from decomposition; tasted disgusting… I regret taking that bite
45% (3)
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salicinus group
By: Alfredo Justo (Fredo)
2013-09-11 12:36:22 CDT (-0400)

could be Pluteus albostipitatus (or something close), but it is hard to tell without microscopical data

I think
By: Rocky Houghtby
2013-09-10 21:31:44 CDT (-0400)

A higher taxon may be appropriate for this observation. Nice pics, mykes!

Created: 2013-09-10 17:25:57 CDT (-0400)
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