Observation 30292: Phaeolus schweinitzii (Fr.) Pat.

When: 2009-12-06

Collection location: Berkeley Hills, Berkeley, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Max Kopeikin (cookingwhatever)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:29 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Berkeley Hills, Berkeley, Alameda County, CA, US’ to ‘Berkeley Hills, Berkeley, California, USA

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Cap formed in fold-like multiple cap formations. Slightly fuzzy on the top, with an olive pore layer. Pores often quite small but sometimes seemingly grouped together to make larger pores. Pore layer stains brown when touched. Little to no stipe.
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified, by David Arora
Based on microscopic features: Microscopic picture of stained hyphae in KOH is attached
Based on chemical features: Bruises brown in KOH

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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