Observation 52225: Armillaria (Fr.) Staude
When: 2010-09-05
Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found oak, hornbeam, spruce, and fir.

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Recognized by sight: the pileus of A. mellea is smooth and yellowish when fresh

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Kinda by default?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2010-09-07 13:09:48 CDT (-0400)

Well, kinda by default, with the growth in Europe and all, but also the light yellow colors and the lack of brown in the veil. (along with the tight fasciculate clusters…) I could probably do better, if someone could show me how to, with 100% certainty, tell there are clamps on the base of the basidia, with only 5 mins of work on the scope.

species names…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-09-07 12:48:18 CDT (-0400)

What makes it a mellea vs other Armillaria species?

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