Observation 7957: Pluteus cervinus (Schaeff.) P. Kumm.
When: 2008-06-16
Collection location: Maine, USA [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Mixed wood chips, gills free, white when young pale pink with age.
common name Fawn mushroom or Deer Mushroom.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Thick stipe, white gills, pileus darker and wrinkled when young. Clustered growth.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2011-03-28 15:13:44 PDT (-0700)

They get a lot lighter in age when they are weathered.

By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2009-05-18 13:12:23 PDT (-0700)

those might be a different Pluteus sp
they almost remind me of petasatus

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