Name: Gymnopilus luteofolius
Author: (Peck) Singer
Citation: Lilloa 22: 560 (1951) 1949
Cap: 2-12 cm in diameter, convex to obtuse expanding to nearly plane with age. Dark red to purple-red to pinkish fibrillose scales, fading to yellow rarely with bluish tones.
Stem: 3-10cm in length. Typically equal, sometimes enlarged near the bottom. Purple to yellowish often with bluish stains on the mycelium attached to the base.
Gills: Notched to adnate. Yellow, becoming orange with spores.
Spores: 5.5-8.5 by 3.5-4.5 micrometers, bright rusty orange.
Created: 2007-01-09 23:03:52 CST (-0600) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
Last modified: 2018-11-15 04:23:50 CST (-0600) by Jason Hollinger (jason)
Viewed: 7273 times, last viewed: 2020-10-01 13:52:21 CDT (-0500)