Observation 35170: Pluteus cervinus (Schaeff.) P. Kumm.
When: 2010-03-24
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Photographed by WI amateur mycologist Steve Nelson.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:58 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Lafayette Reservoir, Contra Costa CO, CA’ to ‘Lafayette Reservoir, Contra Costa Co., California, USA

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: a bit pale for that sp. any other ideas? no dessicata.
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: if it is on conifer wood, also see the notes under sp lookalikes from the Pluteus cervinus page

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nice species description…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-03-30 19:58:59 CDT (-0400)

I especially liked the photo of the horned cystidia!

Hard to say just what these Pluteus were growing from…found in grass, near pine and oak, but lots of woodchips too, from all sorts of dead wood (they chip what falls in the Park and spread it right there).

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By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-03-30 14:39:01 CDT (-0400)

is that under a pine tree? perhaps on conifer wood?

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