Observation 49287: Sarcodon Quél. ex P. Karst.

When: 2010-07-28

Collection location: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:04:52 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Port Dover. Ontario, Canada’ to ‘Port Dover, Ontario, Canada’

Proposed Names

12% (3)
Used references: Arora’s Mushrooms Demystified, key to Hydnum, Dentinum and Allies, p. 617-618.
60% (2)
Recognized by sight

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2010-07-30 07:14:37 CDT (-0400)

look really young to me…

Considered Sarcodon
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-07-29 18:06:46 CDT (-0400)

and thought the spines were extremely light-colored for specimens this mature. I would have expected darker purple-brown spines Noah.

The visible spines on the hymenium
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-07-28 22:56:28 CDT (-0400)

prove Hydnaceae. In Mushrooms Demystified, keys out to Bankera fuligineo-alba or Bankera carnosa (=B. violascens?). I don’t know either of these species, so will stick with Hydnaceae.

Created: 2010-07-28 14:18:42 CDT (-0400)
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