Observation 187993: Cystoderma aureum (Matt.) Kühner & Romagn.

When: 2014-11-08

Collection location: Old Saybrook, Connecticut, USA [Click for map]

Who: Bill (boletebill)

No specimen available

A large fruiting of 100 individuals in caespitose clusters around an old stump that had been ground down two years previous.

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this was a first for me….
By: Bill (boletebill)
2014-11-10 17:42:18 PST (-0800)

…and I’m fairly sure that we do not have a record for this from 20++ years of records from CT Valley Mycological Society. These were fruiting in the middle of a field around a place where a big tree was cut and stump ground to the ground. The property is a colonial era (1678)farm where I teach

I recall one other record
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2014-11-10 17:14:55 PST (-0800)

from an area fairly near this one actually:
observation 56130

Great find for the East Coast, Bill!

Nice one, Bill.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-11-10 16:52:08 PST (-0800)

I had thought this species did not occur in eastern NA. I wonder how many such reports exist?

Good Find Bill!
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2014-11-10 16:50:38 PST (-0800)

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