Observation 54572: Pluteus Fr.

When: 2010-10-02

Collection location: Forest near Elgin St., Pembroke, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

45.803016° -77.13575°

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

Found in Zone 44 (mixed; paper birch, sugar maple, balsam fir, red pine, white pine).

Proposed Names

-5% (3)
Recognized by sight
-3% (3)
Recognized by sight
82% (5)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Free gills. Thanks Irene.
51% (2)
Recognized by sight: Looks like one of the many species in the Pluteus cervinus group, microscopical data are essential to identify any Pluteus especially in this group

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Deer Mushroom
By: Tom (TomRo)
2011-11-03 14:01:28 PDT (-0700)

Pluteus Cervinus,Deer or Fawn Mushroom looks like this.

By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-10-03 14:02:21 PDT (-0700)

They will turn pink when the mushroom is more mature.

A Pluteus with white gills?
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2010-10-03 12:15:20 PDT (-0700)
Why not Pluteus?
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-10-03 01:39:18 PDT (-0700)

Created: 2010-10-02 18:30:46 PDT (-0700)
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