Observation 14780: Gymnopilus ventricosus (Earle) Hesler
When: 2008-12-01
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: A large west coast junonius-like species which likes conifer but occasionally occurs on hardwoods. Type location is Stanford, California. Original description: http://www.librifungorum.org/...

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Thanks Alan
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-11-06 15:40:51 CDT (-0500)

Looks like what I call G. validipes which lacks an odor and is slightly bitter.

By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-11-06 15:10:59 CDT (-0500)

Taste is very bitter. Odor is like anise. No staining.

Amazing photos
By: Milo (Mycophiliac)
2010-11-06 13:20:56 CDT (-0500)

as always. Great job, I hope to see some micro shots of this species from you some day.

Taste? Odor? Staining?
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-11-06 12:43:31 CDT (-0500)

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