Observation 30123: Tricholoma myomyces var. cystidiotum Shanks
When: 2009-09-09
No herbarium specimen

Notes: in mossy Lodgepole Pine forest. Rocky Mountains

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Recognized by sight: T. terreum is a European species that probably doesn’t occur in NA. This one appears to have marginate gills, var. cystidiotum?

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Synonyms but what to call them?
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-12-11 22:36:49 CST (-0500)

American T. terreum and T. myomyces are now thought to be one and the same. As to what this species should be called??? T. terreum has preference but if it is a European species, then another name is needed. This is a popular edible in Mich.

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