Observation 52108: Flammulina populicola Redhead & R.H. Petersen

When: 2010-07-22

Collection location: Philmont Scout Ranch, Cimarron, New Mexico, USA [Click for map]

Who: Steve Rogers (srogers)

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Found along Creek at Ute Meadows, Elevation 9,300ft

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if growing with aspen or cottonwood
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2017-07-04 14:52:39 EDT (-0400)

and that’s likely with a creekside habitat, this would be F. populicola.

F. velutipes grows with a variety of hardwood hosts other than poplars, and also has micro differences.

Otherwise, they are quite similar morphologically.

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