Observation 214119: Sarcodon Quél. ex P. Karst.

When: 2015-08-26

Collection location: Gorham, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Michael Kennedy (m005kennedy)

No specimen available

toothed mushroom found in a mixed forest.

Proposed Names

17% (2)
Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified p. 618. Hymenium with “teeth”; cracked cap; found in east.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-08-28 14:00:00 CDT (-0400)

How does one tell Sarcodon from Dentinum or Bankeria?

It used to be a simple matter of whether the spines were white or brown. But in mycology (or yourcology) things are in constant change/flux.

Sarcodon Quél
By: Michael Kennedy (m005kennedy)
2015-08-26 14:46:35 CDT (-0400)

How would you distinguish this from Sarcodon Quél? I am not doubting your ID, I am new and just learning to ID mushrooms.

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