Observation 57715: Tricholoma subresplendens (Murrill) Sacc. & Trotter

When: 2010-11-01

Collection location: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available

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By: Eva Skific (Evica)
2010-11-01 11:07:12 PDT (-0700)
a lot for explanation
These have
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-11-01 07:56:09 PDT (-0700)

what is called sinuate – or notched gills, typical for most Tricholoma species, including columbetta. In younger specimen, with not quite so well developed caps, the gills have a deeper and sharper groove at the stem.

Most people use the name columbetta, regarding subresplendens as a synonym.
Here’s a key to Tricholoma of Quebec:

I think it’s useful for your area.

Tricholoma subresplendens
By: Eva Skific (Evica)
2010-11-01 06:54:19 PDT (-0700)

This is what I was thinking.

I have a question if you do not mind

whether the T columbetta, gills are slightly descending??

By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2010-11-01 06:31:47 PDT (-0700)

resembles Tricholoma columbetta. I don’t know if the North American Tricholoma subresplendens is the same species or not..? Sometimes (not always) they have bluish spots and stripes on the cap and stem.

Created: 2010-11-01 06:11:34 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2010-11-01 14:22:16 PDT (-0700)
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