Observation 32129: Phyllotopsis nidulans (Pers.) Singer
When: 2010-01-17
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Cap, 3.5 cm to 1 cm,clam shape, shelf like light orange slight fuzzy appearance on cap surface. margin curved upward on more mature specimens and interned on new specimens.Gills close narrow orange.Spore print pale pink, Flesh orange foul smelling no taste. stem 1cm light orange fuzzy very short and in some cases absent.
Found growing in clumps high in a dead ash tree.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:36 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Gatewood Rd &Conard Rd area Fayette. Co. West Virginia’ to ‘near Gatewood Rd. and Cunard Rd., Oak Hill, West Virginia, USA


spore print came out bad but got some spores off of it.
spore print came out bad but got some spores off of it.

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Recognized by sight: found growing on hardwood.
Used references: Mushrooms of Northeastern North America Bessette page 230

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