Observation 24884: Paxillus involutus (Batsch) Fr.
When: 2009-09-01
No herbarium specimen

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63% (3)
Recognized by sight
60% (2)
Recognized by sight: Dark staining on gills and stipe, even on young specimens; likely mycorrhizal with birch. Personal cultivation of P. involutus with birch.

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birch or aspen
By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2009-09-02 00:24:03 CDT (-0500)

probably paper birch

Agree Paxillus.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-09-01 23:35:55 CDT (-0500)

Paxillus involutus is often mycorrhizal with birch species, especially in park situations. Without some indication of possible host species nearby, this must remain merely Paxillus sps.

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