Observation 26139: Entoloma abortivum (Berk. and M.A. Curtis) Donk

When: 2009-10-02

Collection location: Rixeyville, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: gsdeardoff

No specimen available

Found growing from clay on steep creek bank and out of base of dead unidentifiable dediduous stump.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:16 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Rixeyville, VA’ to ‘Rixeyville, Virginia, USA

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Used references: Mushrooms Demystified
89% (2)
Recognized by sight: with some Armillaria in the 2nd pic

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well technically…
By: Tom Volk (TomVolk)
2009-10-06 21:37:20 -05 (-0500)

the photos are of an Armillaria species, both normal fruiting bodies and those aborted by Entoloma abortivum, which is not shown. see http://botit.botany.wisc.edu/toms_fungi/sep2006.html

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