Observation 98812: Neolentinus lepideus (Fr.) Redhead & Ginns
When: 2012-06-25
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Cap: White with concentric brown scales, convex, slightly depressed center. Size of cap: 6 1/2 cm and 5 cm. No visible bruising. Slightly inrolled margin.

Stem: Same coloration as cap, scabrous, central or slightly eccentric attachment to cap. Tough/leathery. 5cm long, 1 cm wide. Can’t distinguish ring or ring zone from scabrous stalk. Brownish bruising.

Gills: Subdecurrent, slightly serrate, close, white. No visible bruising.

Base: Slightly tapered, simple, no volval remnants. Attached to the base of its twin.

Habitat: Growing on a decayed log in a mixed hardwood/conifer forest, in northern Florida.

Spore print: White.

Odor: Unpleasant.

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Thanks, Hilary
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-04-23 20:12:34 PDT (-0700)
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-04-23 18:39:30 PDT (-0700)

Please update the location of the observation (Jacksonville, Florida, USA)

Hi there,
By: Hilary Hart (Hilary)
2013-04-23 18:34:20 PDT (-0700)

these were found just north of Jacksonville.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-04-23 16:03:54 PDT (-0700)

what part of Florida were these in?

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