Observation 33740: Mutinus ravenelii (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) E. Fisch.

When: 2009-10-08

Collection location: King Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan K. (Dan K.)

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Mutinus caninus
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2016-05-22 19:26:13 PDT (-0700)

Is a European species.

Mutinus ravenelii
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-02-21 15:35:57 PST (-0800)

may be synonymous with M. caninus in the sense of American authors.

http://www.mycoquebec.org/... ravenelii/ Mutin de Ravenel&tag=Mutinus ravenelii&gro=4

Mutinus caninus
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-02-21 12:15:28 PST (-0800)

Has a whitish stipe.

Differences
By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2010-02-20 22:08:01 PST (-0800)

Mutinus elegans usually has a long tapering curve. Mutinus caninus is straighter with a slighty bulbous head. Mutinus ravenelii is stockier and more common in the east. http://www.mushroomexpert.com/mutinus_elegans.html

Mutinus caninus
By: Dan K. (Dan K.)
2010-02-20 21:46:11 PST (-0800)

wikipedia lists this as occuring “in Europe and eastern North America” and " It is a rarer American species, now spreading in Europe.3 Another North American species Mutinus elegans is very similar to M.ravenelii, and is short and stocky, with a more pointed apex"

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