Observation 9955: Hypomyces lactifluorum (Schwein.) Tul. & C. Tul.
When: 2002-10-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Observed at the 2002 Oregon Mycological Society Fall Mushroom Show, World Forestry Center, Portland, Multnomah Co., OR. NOTE: herbarium tag says 2001, but actual date was 2002. This is the famous, very edible (when young and fairly dry) Lobster Mushroom. I don’t think it tastes like lobster. But it does have an aroma similar to seafood, maybe a mild crab.

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