Observation 208007: Tylopilus rubrobrunneus Mazzer & A.H. Sm.

When: 2015-06-27

Collection location: Babler State Park, Wildwood, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: weed lady (Sylvia )

No specimen available

Cap 11 cm. Stipe about 12 cm. Found in soil in oak/hickory woods. Pores beneath developing a slightly pinkish or lavender look. Photos taken on second day after being refrigerated. Found two others of the same species – one being larger and the other smaller.

Proposed Names

-56% (1)
Recognized by sight
15% (2)
Used references: Mushrooms of the Midwest, Michael Kuo.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Dave W.
By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2015-06-29 20:41:20 CST (+0800)

Thanks for your proposal. Appreciate any help I can get.

By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2015-06-29 20:39:57 CST (+0800)

The answer is NO. I think I will have to continue struggling with identifications without doing that. I am sure that it can be a helpful process.
I see Kuo mentions the bitter taste in his book.

By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2015-06-29 08:06:57 CST (+0800)

Did you taste it? Taste is helpful in Tylopilus ID.

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