Observation 29789: Postia fragilis (Fr.) Jülich
When: 2009-12-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On display at the MSSF fungus fair.

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9% (2)
Recognized by sight: Staining reddish brown where damaged

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Were you sure of this one?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-12-08 02:23:59 MST (-0700)

This one is staining yellow to brown in handling. I thought that meant it was Tyromyces fragilis, Tyromyces chioneus is white and doesn’t stain. Or maybe I have that wrong off the top of my head?

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