Observation 20864: Tricholoma (Fr.) Staude
When: 2009-05-07
No herbarium specimen

Nothofagus forest. cap 3-5cm somewhat unpleasant odor

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Recognized by sight
95% (4)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: see comments below in comments

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
it’s a Tricholoma
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2009-05-13 01:24:11 CDT (-0400)

and a undescribed species. Karl Soop has found it before and Brandon Matheny had a picture of it or something very similar from the north island.

By: Tom Volk (TomVolk)
2009-05-07 10:42:45 CDT (-0400)

Hi Noah. You went to New Zealand?!! very cool

I think this is a Tricholoma. were there any rhizomorphs, indicating Armillaria? Were they on the ground? The notched gills look like Tricholoma also, somewhere in the section Genuinae, with T. caligata. the smell seems to indicate something close to that.

Created: 2009-05-07 05:12:39 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2015-03-12 12:03:18 CDT (-0400)
Viewed: 112 times, last viewed: 2016-10-22 08:40:06 CDT (-0400)
Show Log