Observation 174433: Gymnopilus P. Karst.
When: 2014-08-09
Collection location: Obetz, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Notes: See 174161.

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That’s your call
By: Rocky Houghtby
2014-08-17 20:15:34 PDT (-0700)

I need at least one mature specimen in good condition that has been dried well but I would gladly take the entire collection if you were so inclined. If you ship it in a small box I can reimburse you the cost you incur.

It’s
By: Django Grootmyers (heelsplitter)
2014-08-17 20:11:17 PDT (-0700)

a seasonally flooded beech-maple forest. I can send you specimens and a spore print. How many specimens would you need?

Nah
By: Rocky Houghtby
2014-08-17 20:05:41 PDT (-0700)

Just a description will suffice. Thanks for offering to share your collection! If you could please also send a print so I can measure mature spores-

Rocky Houghtby
Collections Center
Field Museum of Natural History
1400 South Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605-2496

It may be a while before I can look at this collection.

Mostly
By: Django Grootmyers (heelsplitter)
2014-08-17 19:59:35 PDT (-0700)

sugar maple, but also possibly beech. The primordia are vinaceous. I have a picture of them, but I didn’t post it since it’s pretty blurry. I’ll go ahead and do that. I could definitely send you some specimens. Also, would a habitat photo be useful?

Any
By: Rocky Houghtby
2014-08-17 19:54:45 PDT (-0700)

Idea what type of wood it’s on? Are the primordia vinaceous? I would love to look at these if it is possible.

This
By: Django Grootmyers (heelsplitter)
2014-08-17 19:50:15 PDT (-0700)

is the same mushroom I posted pictures of in 174161. The picture I posted here makes it look like luteus, but I don’t think it actually is. I’ll post some more pictures that give a better idea of what it looks like.

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