Observation 54584: Hygrophorus pudorinus (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2010-10-02

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

45.802971° -77.140589°

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

Found a huge abundance of pinkish hygrophori near the base of a tree. It’s a conifer, possibly spruce, in Zone 38 (mixed w/ jack pine).

The cluster was easily visible from quite a ways off and the largest individual mushrooms exceed 6cm.

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Used references: Lincoff; the photos and description fit this to a T, particularly the stipe texture

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