Observation 221153: Sparassis radicata Weir
When: 2015-10-24
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences


Collector: Catherine Thompson
Determiner: Sava Krstic
From the Oregon Mycological Society Fall Mycocamp

Proposed Names

56% (1)
Recognized by sight
60% (2)
Used references: Although MycoBank still lists S. crispa as the current name for S. radicata, S. radicata appears to be a better name for this Observation. See D. Desjardin, M. Wood & F. Stevens, California Mushrooms: The Comprehensive Identification Guide at 413 (S. radicata is the western US counterpart of S. crispa, which is the eastern US counterpart) (Timber Press 2015); observation 147489; sources cited in the annotation to the MycoBank entry for S. radicata.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-10-30 12:55:54 PDT (-0700)

prime eating material. Always good to find and good to eat.

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Last modified: 2015-10-30 12:56:54 PDT (-0700)
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