Observation 26297: Pleurotus (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2009-10-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: found Growing on a hard wood downed tree. The tree had been fallen for several years and other types of fungi have started to occupy it. I believe it to be a maple. Spore print white. there is some what of a central stem with a partial vial.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:39 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘West shore Boat ramp area Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area Fayette Co. West Virgnina’ to ‘Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA

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-14% (5)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: Found growing in dead hard wood
Used references: Mushrooms Of West Virginia and th e central Appalachians C W Roody page 42
Based on microscopic features: Spores 9 × 3.5 Elliptical Smooth non amyloid.
83% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight

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Partial Veil?
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-10-06 15:29:00 PDT (-0700)

Clustered P. dryinus would be unusual. Can’t see the partial veil or frosted cap. Are you sure about that partial veil?
http://www.mushroomexpert.com/pleurotus_dryinus.html

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