Observation 29676: Chalciporus piperatoides (Smith & Thiers) Baroni & Both

When: 2009-12-06

Collection location: San Pablo Reservoir, Contra Costa Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

-8% (3)
Recognized by sight: Teeny tiny Bolete. Bright yellow mycelium. Pore surface cinnamon brown, not depressed at the stipe.
Used references: mykoweb.com ; Arora, mushrooms demystified
84% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Not bluing, but blackening rapidly on bruising. spore print olive not brown( Okay where does olive stop and brown begin?)
Used references: Mykoweb.
Based on microscopic features: spores 3 × 7-9µm

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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looks like bluing to me, which makes it piperatoides.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-12-10 10:21:50 CST (-0500)

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