Observation 60177: Gyroporus castaneus (Bull.) Quél.

When: 2010-07-18

Collection location: Chetek, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: orange-brown cap, light yellow pores, hollow stipe.
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Still in doubt
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2011-01-11 21:25:55 CST (-0600)

Also, the entire crop of the mushrooms looked much more fragile and gentle than G.castaneus usually are and were growing in grassy setting.

By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2010-12-19 13:15:21 CST (-0600)

While yellowish pore surface is possible (but rare), I believe G.castaneus is supposed to be non-bruising species. This one bruises.

Created: 2010-12-03 18:25:21 CST (-0600)
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