Observation 81085: Phyllotopsis nidulans (Pers.) Singer
When: 2011-10-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Arora: 2-8cm; Barron 1-8cm; 1-3 in.; Bessette 1-3 in sometimes wider; Macrofungi associated with Oaks of NE NA 1-3 in.

This one measured 4" so I am putting it down as the largest on record, just for the time being, of course!

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Recognized by sight: 4" wide Fuzzy, orange, shelving, gilled mushroom growing on wet stump.

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I found some fairly large specimens recently…
By: Randy Longnecker (Randy L.)
2016-01-28 17:44:45 PST (-0800)

I did not measure them but they were probably pretty close to these. I’ll have to dig through and see if I have any photos.

thanks – I speak with no authority BUT
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2016-01-28 17:32:40 PST (-0800)

it is the biggest one I have seen or know of. Nothing wrong with noting that. Of course, it was quite smelly.

By: Mark Price (marksandyleucapops@gmail.com)
2011-10-30 23:06:31 PDT (-0700)

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