Observation 193879: Gymnopilus P. Karst.

When: 2014-12-16

Collection location: Salinas, Monterey Co., California, USA [Click for map]

36.6865° -121.6452°

Who: rjadams

No specimen available

Around a half dozen individuals growing in a wood chip covered and shrub planted garden. Several individuals were excavated for identification. Identification of these mushrooms was based on their overall appearance, their rusty-orange spores, non-viscid caps and stems,and adnexed gills.


Gymnopilus sp. Dec16, 2014. Salinas, Monterey Co., CA (2).JPG
Gymnopilus sp. Dec16, 2014. Salinas, Monterey Co., CA (1).JPG

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-23% (2)
Used references: “Field Guide to the Mushrooms of Western North America” and “Mushrooms Demystified”
61% (2)
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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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