Observation 23424: Mutinus elegans (Mont.) Fisch.
When: 2009-07-21
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found growing along an old abandon logging road. Growing in leaf litter where downed leaves gather in a furrow like place on the side of the Road. This particular one is a bit old having lost most of its spore mass.

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Recognized by sight: found growing in leaf litter along an abandon logging road
Used references: David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed page 771 mushroomexpert.com

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I think that Mutinus ravenellii or Mutinus elegans are better choices.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-22 06:48:20 PDT (-0700)
There are a couple others
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-07-22 01:01:22 PDT (-0700)

There are some other species that look like this, it would be good to see a more complete body, from top to bottom.

Created: 2009-07-21 20:05:27 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2009-07-21 20:05:27 PDT (-0700)
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