Observation 73668: Calvatia elata (Massee) Morgan

When: 2011-08-08

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Open mossy area with oak and pine.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Psuedo stalk is distinctive.
Used references: B/B/F

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By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-08-10 12:46:57 CDT (-0500)

Okay thanks. Never caught my attention in na mushrooms.

It’s in
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-08-09 23:19:26 CDT (-0500)

the big Bessette “Mushrooms of Northeastern NA.” I had found it once before, in a rather different environment… mainly cherry, maple, and birch woods. This collection was made in an open area under oak trees.

Nice find Dave!
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-08-09 10:20:10 CDT (-0500)

Never seen these in the forest or in field guides

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