Observation 68751: Termitomyces R. Heim
When: 2011-06-07
No herbarium specimen

Notes: found on the top of a Termite hill, clearly a termitomyces species, but could not stick a definitive name to it, Termite hill was part of a banana grove near the Parana river

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termitomyces yes or no
By: kabutiphilippines
2011-06-07 23:01:17 COT (-0500)

will try to get some and make a spore print, will phto it and put on the site, I wonder if other than Termitomyces grow on termite hills and have seemingly filaments going donw(i dug out a part of the termite hill and ended up with a lot of blister from the termite bites)in the nest until the cake(their munched builds where they tend to their fungi) of the termites????

Probably not Termitomyces
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2011-06-07 21:50:01 COT (-0500)

As it appears to be dark spored. Looks more like Agaricus or Pholiota. Kabutiphilippines, can you check the spore print color and/or post some more clear pictures of the underside?

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