Observation 48166: Paxillus vernalis Watling
When: 2010-06-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: SilvrHairDevil observation

Somebody dropped a pail of these off at the mushroom buyer’s stand. The flesh of the cap is spicy fragrant.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:27 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Interior British Columbia’ to ‘Interior British Columbia, Canada’

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Recognized by sight: But I wonder which one, too strange colour for the common involutus
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By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2010-07-07 11:37:11 CDT (-0400)

you would like to suggest an alternative? http://www.mushroomexpert.com/paxillus_vernalis.html

Paxillus vernalis
Flesh: Discoloring reddish to brownish when exposed.
Odor: Not distinctive or somewhat fragrant.

By: Anna Gerenday (AGerenday)
2010-07-07 10:55:51 CDT (-0400)

Did anyone take a spore print? The odor you are describing and the color in the image does not suggest P. vernalis.

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