Observation 25544: Gymnopilus junonius (Fr.) P.D. Orton
When: 2009-09-21
Who: bryan
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on base of dead oak in mixed hardwood and conifer forest. Clustered, many stalks growing from central base. Bright orange-yellow cap with radial lines, smooth, dry, 2-4 inches diameter. Gills close, attached, same color as cap but darker near stipe. Ring present on stipe. Stipe solid, fibrous. Taste bitter. Smell mild. Spore print rusty brown.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:53 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Greenbelt, MD, USA’ to ‘Greenbelt, Maryland, USA

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Proposed Names

76% (2)
Eye3
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified
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Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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What?!
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-09-22 12:55:25 EDT (-0400)

Now they’ve deprecated Gymnopilus spectabilis? WHY!?

Is nothing sacred?

:)

Gymnopilus junonius
By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2009-09-22 10:55:40 EDT (-0400)

http://www.indexfungorum.org/...

What protocol do we follow here at MO?

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