Observation 220164: Agaricales sensu lato
When: 2015-10-18
Herbarium specimen reported
0 Sequences

> Three big, hefty and clunky specimens growing in sandy soil
> Stems half-immersed into the substrate and apparently not attached to buried wood
> Flesh hard and not staining
> Odor unpleasant/disagreeable (spermatic?)
> Gills shallow and widely-spaced, especially in the older specimen; they appear decurrent, but it’s an illusion caused by the funnel-shaped caps — see pix
> Spores looked oval-shaped and boring under 400x in KOH
> Specimens collected by J. L. Smithson at NJMA foray in this park
> The material is in the hand of J. & N. Burghardt

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
-57% (1)
Based on chemical features: Cap/stipe surface not bright purple with ammonia
-28% (1)
Recognized by sight

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