Observation 191660: Omphalotus illudens (Schwein.) Bresinsky & Besl

When: 2014-09-19

Collection location: Indiana Dunes State Park, Chesterton, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: brico2223

No specimen available

Location: Portage, Indiana
Habitat: Indiana Dunes Headquarters
Habit: growing in large clusters on a decaying tree; saprotrobic
Pileus Size: averaging 18 cm
Pileus Color: bright orange
Pileus Surface: dry and shiny
Pileal Surface: smooth
Pileus Margin: slightly rolled inward
Pileal Shape: broadly convex, some slightly flatter than others
Gill Attachment: decurrent
Gill Margin: even
Gills/Lamellae: spaced about >1 mm apart
Odor/Taste: not distinctive
Latex: N/A
Gill Color: orange, run down the stipe
Gill Length: 0.4 cm
Location of Stipe: lateral
Stipe Surface: smooth
Annulus: no annulus
Stipe Shape: equal
Stipe Content: solid
Stipe Color: orange
Stipe Length: 15.3 cm
Stipe Width: 3.4 cm
Stipe Base: tapered
Volva Type: no volva

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