Observation 372: Cystoderma amianthinum (Scop.) Fayod
When: 1995-12-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: The date is only accurate to the month.

Identified using Mushrooms Demystified by David Arora. Found near Douglas fir.

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The ring
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-03-24 23:38:10 CDT (-0400)

is much more ample and sheathing/sacklike in C. fallax

C. fallax vs. C. amianthinum?
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2013-03-24 23:14:07 CDT (-0400)

OK, what’s the story here? According to MykoWeb (http://www.mykoweb.com/CAF/species/Cystoderma_fallax.html) C. fallax has a persistent ring which this does. What are the differences that Douglas and Noah are seeing?

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