Observation 147404: Paxillus involutus (Batsch) Fr.
When: 2013-10-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Note saprobic growth

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This piece of wood is not attached to the ground at all
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2013-10-11 16:44:04 SAST (+0200)

And was placed there by people creating an “enchanted village”

Paxillus involutus
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-10-11 12:46:02 SAST (+0200)

is completely mycorrhizal in my experience. Although the mycorrhizae can invade degrading wood as a water source.

Oh they certainly can be saprobic…
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2013-10-06 19:38:30 SAST (+0200)

I just haven’t seen them do it in my relatively short experience of 5 years. Thanks!

Actually,
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2013-10-06 15:32:48 SAST (+0200)

quite often.. I do beleive that they can live both with and without mycorrhiza.

Saprobic…..
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2013-10-06 12:23:46 SAST (+0200)

How often do you all see this species growing on decaying wood as opposed to in the ground off of tree roots?

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