Observation 49562: Gymnopilus P. Karst.

When: 2010-07-30

Collection location: Hixon Forest, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Andy Hart (hartski)

No specimen available

Spores: oval to round (7-9×6-7 micrometers); smooth.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:09 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Hixon Forest, La Crosse, WI’ to ‘Hixon Forest, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA

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Something about it looks
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2010-08-05 15:55:05 CDT (-0500)

more like Cortinarius than Gymnopilus.

By: Andy Hart (hartski)
2010-08-05 15:50:32 CDT (-0500)

any ideas?

By: Andy Hart (hartski)
2010-08-03 16:58:52 CDT (-0500)

the context wasn’t bitter. no green staining seen so far.

By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-08-03 16:36:25 CDT (-0500)

Was this growing from wood or from the ground? Are you sure the spores are smooth? Check for fine ornamentation on the highest power your scope has. Also check for green staining and a bitter taste.

Created: 2010-08-03 16:32:20 CDT (-0500)
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