Observation 29675: Onnia tomentosa (Fr.) P. Karst.

When: 2006-09-12

Collection location: Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Diane (mcgd)

No specimen available

in mature spruce woods. Rocky Mountains

Proposed Names

32% (2)
Recognized by sight
Used references
54% (1)
Recognized by sight: Isn’t there a brown stem in the second picture? Not likely Phaeolus schweinitzii if Pinus or Larix is missing in the area (and the colours don’t look right either).

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Second picture
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2009-12-06 22:50:43 CST (-0500)

looks correct for Phaeolus schweinitzii and I agree with Noah, the top photo seems to be Onnia tomentosa.

First picture
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2009-12-06 20:29:32 CST (-0500)

is Onnia tomentosa; not sure about the second.

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