Observation 191503: Pholiota (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2014-11-29
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Raining on day of collection—temperature mid 50’s.

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-8% (3)
Recognized by sight: convex orange brown cap with darker margin bruising green; crowded, spotted orange brown notched gills bruising green (paler edge?); partial veil leaving ring zone (ring fragments?);yellowish stem with enlarged base on dead hardwood (tanoak?)
51% (3)
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Color of spores?
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2015-03-03 11:22:29 CST (-0500)

Hi Richard, I have so much trouble distinguishing between these two genera sometimes. Is it the brownish gills and and duller brownish spore color here that says Pholiota?



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