Observation 187993: Phaeolepiota aurea (Matt. ex Fr.) Mre.
When: 2014-11-08
No herbarium specimen

Notes: 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 19:42:18 CST (-0600)

…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 19:14:55 CST (-0600)

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 18:52:08 CST (-0600)

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 18:50:38 CST (-0600)

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