Observation 168943: Neolentinus lepideus (Fr.) Redhead & Ginns

When: 2014-07-02

Collection location: Maple Shade, New Jersey, USA [Click for map]

39.949° -74.9788°

Who: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)

No specimen available

Notes:
> A caespitose triad of basidiocarps growing on hard lawn soil next to a wooden curb, with beech and tulip poplar in the immediate vicinity — could be either saprobic or mycorrhizal.
> Scaly caps, scaly exannulate stipes, subdecurrent to decurrent shallow gills with a serrated edge are the most prominent features of this species.
> The spore print is definitely white.

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Thanks, Noah
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2014-07-02 20:38:58 PDT (-0700)

I used Largent’s How to Identify Mushrooms to Genus VI and arrived at Lentinellus/Lentinus/Panus by realizing that the stature of my mushroom is clitocyboid.

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