Observation 23607: Agaricus placomyces Peck

Found growing in a very shaded area of mixed hard woods associated with Eastern Hemlock. Found growing near a bunch of down logs that are very decomposing. Spore print is purplish black. Has a very phenolic odor to it.

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Recognized by sight: found in mix woods
Used references: Mushroomespert.com
Based on microscopic features: spores pear shaped spore print dark brown purplish brown
Based on chemical features: cap orange yellow with KOH base of stem yellow with KOH
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Recognized by sight

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
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Created: 2009-07-27 21:13:14 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2009-07-27 21:13:14 CDT (-0500)
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