Observation 97954: Strobilomyces Berk.
When: 2012-06-21
(35.5618° -84.2371° 259m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On soil under hardwoods. Cap diameter 6 cm, stipe length 8 cm.

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90% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
59% (2)
Used references: Michael Kuo’s key at: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/strobilomyces.html
Based on pinkish-gray gills and veil remnants on edge of pileus. No mention of bluing of damaged pores, though. Apparently not frequently collected (or not frequently keyed out).

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Do you see the curious blue-staining where the pores have been exposed?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-06-21 21:44:37 PDT (-0700)

Another feature for this interesting Strobilomyces. Hope you collected this for a voucher collection, Christine.

Created: 2012-06-21 20:37:50 PDT (-0700)
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