Observation 28561: Tricholoma (Fr.) Staude
When: 2009-10-18
No herbarium specimen

Notes: O.K. folks, I’ve seen some oddball stuff, like mushrooms growing on top of other mushrooms, but none quite like this. This one appears to have a mushroom cap growing inversely out of the cap, almost like it was shot out of it.

I suspect this one is Tricholoma odorum as I found quite a few others in this same area this same day. It was found by Lisa S. on a mixed hardwood ridge.

Is this strange, or is just me – anyone see something like this?

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:57:29 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Rock Bridge State Park, Boone Co., Missouri USA’ to ‘Rock Bridge State Park, Columbia, Missouri, USA

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Saaaay …
By: MOFunGuy (jrapp)
2009-11-20 22:03:27 CST (-0500)

y’all seem to know your oddballs alright. Any good reference material that discusses this? I Googled and found references in Shroomotopia, Shroomery & Sacredshrooms, but couldn’t come up with images or good definition/explanation.
Thanks! – now MutantMOFunGuy

Moray eel look
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-11-20 21:38:31 CST (-0500)

Not rare in Russsula and Clitocybe.

Mutant!
By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-11-20 21:22:30 CST (-0500)

RoseComb deformity!

Created: 2009-11-20 21:19:14 CST (-0500)
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