Observation 192393: Paxillus Fr.

When: 2014-12-07

Collection location: Atascadero, California, USA [Click for map]

35.489° -120.6645°

Who: J-Dar

No specimen available

Growing in lawn under/near Quercus agrifolia.

Proposed Names

56% (1)
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: the oak-associated species is different from the birch-associate (P. cuprinus), and as far as I know it remains undescribed. The often larger size, often paler cap with a deeper plush texture esp. when young, and host association help to distinguish them

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: J-Dar
2014-12-08 20:55:49 CET (+0100)

Great info, thanks Christian. Obviously my references are a wee bit old…

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