Observation 187977: Hypomyces chrysospermus Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2014-09-07

Collection location: Deep River County Park, Hobart, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: lexus (EleCar)

No specimen available

Very soft and softer than a marshmallow mushroom. Has a dark brown inside when cut open. Broadly parabolic 4 cm cap and 3.5cm stipe. No gills or pores. growing by a maple sapling in the underbrush. Has a mushroom smell and a slight urine smell.

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Recognized by sight: A fungus parasitizing a bolete

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