Observation 181883: Armillaria gemina Bérubé & Dessur.
When: 2014-10-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: The cluster appeared to be attached by rhizomorphs to a hard wood twig that was on the ground—maple, oak and beech woods.

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Recognized by sight: Dark scaly cap; on hardwood
Used references: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/armillaria_ostoyae.html and Tom Volk’s comments on obs 25213
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Thanks for the proposal, Dave
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2014-10-07 16:51:19 EDT (-0400)

I’ve only seen Armillaria once and never in the button stage. Now that I’ve done a little reading I can see that the black rhizomorphs are an indicator for the genus.

Terri

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