Observation 150437: Gymnopilus aeruginosus (Peck) Singer
When: 2013-10-26
No herbarium specimen

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G. aeruginosus….
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2013-10-31 20:04:13 CDT (-0400)


Single specimen
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2013-10-30 21:14:55 CDT (-0400)

About 5 cm. Pileus stained green. Substrate unknown but probably an oak log.

By: Rocky Houghtby
2013-10-30 19:08:07 CDT (-0400)

How big was it? What was the substrate? Did any get collected?

It doesn’t look as aerolate as I would expect for aeruginosus. Also, the gestalt seems closer to braendlei, but the deep blue color at the disc, the darker fibrils scattered around the pileus and the persistence of the cortina all seem consistent with your proposal.

Created: 2013-10-30 18:00:29 CDT (-0400)
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