Observation 25550: Pholiota (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2009-09-21

Collection location: Forest near Elgin St., Pembroke, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

These were in Zone 09. They were on two chunks of rotting wood which may have been a single larger piece once. Similar mushrooms have recently been seen in even denser clusters on some woody detritus in Zone 11, and again in Zone 52.

Proposed Names

22% (2)
Recognized by sight: Yellow; caespitose clusters on wood, at times dense.
-14% (2)
Recognized by sight
54% (1)
Recognized by sight: looks brown-spored to me, not Hypholoma

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looking closer
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2009-10-07 19:38:43 CDT (-0400)

you are probably right… it does look brown spored.

More like brown spores
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-10-07 16:51:21 CDT (-0400)

are seen on the cap margin in pict. 57585, but the fibrillose structure of the cap cuticle also points more towards Pholiota (I think..)

Where do you see
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-10-07 16:21:20 CDT (-0400)

brown spores?

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