Observation 18096: Hypomyces banningiae Peck
When: 2003-09-12
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Identified at the annual NEMF foray in 2003, Deposit NY.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:52 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Deposit, NY’ to ‘Deposit, New York, USA

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Incredibly acrid?
By: caphillkid
2011-05-25 17:10:33 PDT (-0700)

It burns!

Thanks, Rob!
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-05-25 15:17:23 PDT (-0700)

How was it?

By: rob hallock (mycorob)
2011-05-25 15:10:26 PDT (-0700)

Yes, they are some cooked specimen in the middle of the picture. We tried them after Sam Ristich told us they were probably most definitely not poisonous. I tried them so you don’t have to! Turns out this was a case of a Hypomyces parasitizing a mouth burning Lactarius.

What is that in the center of the first photo?
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-05-25 14:48:14 PDT (-0700)

Cooked specimen?

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