Observation 87922: Pleurotus pulmonarius (Fr.) Quél.

When: 2012-02-17

Collection location: Ryerson Station State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

These were growing from the bottom side of a hardwood log near a small stream. I suspect these little winter oysters are something other than Pleurotus ostreatus.

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P. ostreatus…
By: Andreas (AK_CCM)
2012-02-18 13:30:42 EET (+0200)

could show very pale und thin fleshy fruitbodies. Just have a look to this collection from the National Park Bavarian Forest (Germany):

Do you checked the wine-reddish color reaction of the trama with Sulfo-vanillin?

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