Observation 47885: Otidea (Pers.) Bonord.

When: 2010-06-30

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Notes:
Max diameter about 3 cm.

Proposed Names

82% (5)
Eyes3
Used references: Mushroom Expert

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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If you’d rather this was called Otidea
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-07-02 05:29:53 CEST (+0200)

you can opt to delete the Fungi sp. nomination.

Maybe the toughnesss of the context
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-07-01 18:39:49 CEST (+0200)

was due to the fruit bodies dehydrating in situ. Shape/color/stature matches pretty well with Otidea.
http://mushroomexpert.com/otidea_onotica.html

Didn’t bring this one home,
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-07-01 13:35:01 CEST (+0200)

and haven’t considered any potential IDs yet. But Otidea sounds like a good start. These cups were tough/leathery and not fragile.

Have you considered Otidea?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-07-01 08:57:52 CEST (+0200)

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