Observation 50101: Catathelasma ventricosum (Peck) Singer

When: 2010-08-10

Collection location: Kunming, Yunnan Province, China [Click for map]

Who: Ryane Snow (snowman)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: found in Kunming mushroom marketplace
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Catathelasma ventricosum
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2010-09-14 20:36:42 PDT (-0700)

the brown on the mushrooms is due to their being found in clay. When cleaned up they are white

Too Small?
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2010-08-10 11:35:01 PDT (-0700)

Hi Darvin. I added a photo to give you an idea of how large these mushrooms get.

No gray
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2010-08-10 09:30:32 PDT (-0700)

These look too small and so BROWN! They lack the gray colors so common in California material.

Created: 2010-08-10 08:19:29 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2010-09-14 20:55:38 PDT (-0700)
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