Observation 202989: Tricholoma saponaceum (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2015-04-17

Collection location: Mount Hood National Forest, Wasco Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

45.2173° -121.4246°

Who: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)

No specimen available


Closest trees: Pseudotsuga menziesii (Douglas-fir); three-needle pine — probably Pinus ponderosa (Ponderosa Pine) — further away but still within 15m. The general habitat includes Quercus garryana (Oregon White Oak), but none within 20m of this observation.
Odor: indistinct to me
Taste: somewhat unpleasant
Spore deposit: cream

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Used references: A.E. Bessette, A.R. Bessette, W. Roody, S. Trudell Tricholomas of North America (Univ. of Texas Press 2013)

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