Observation 77453: Gymnopilus P. Karst.
When: 2011-09-26
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Caps just over 3 inches across roughly. Bitter. On conifer.

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By: jimmiev
2011-09-28 16:46:03 EDT (-0400)

can you add picture of thick spore deposit

Some print in the paper bag-
By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-09-28 10:31:47 EDT (-0400)

Appeared to be rusty-brown.

spore color?
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-09-27 23:36:18 EDT (-0400)
By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-09-27 22:09:06 EDT (-0400)

Cool. Heck. I hadn’t seen it until you said something. I’m thinking maybe a parasitic fungus there. Don’t really know though.

look at the full size image
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2011-09-27 21:37:46 EDT (-0400)

There are perpendicular lines of hyphae between some of the gills. Is this a parasitic fungus, or just the way this kind of mushroom grows?

By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-09-27 21:26:13 EDT (-0400)

Can you explain in caveman terms so that I can understand please Dan?

Crossmenbers in bottom gill shot
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2011-09-27 21:18:21 EDT (-0400)

That last photo looks really cool. I do not recall ever seeing such perpendicular cross members between the gills of any mushroom.

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