Observation 10177: Omphalotus illudens (Schwein.) Bresinsky & Besl

When: 2008-08-29

Collection location: New River Gorge National River, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

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Ok I have finally seen it the glowing in the dark. First time but when i brought some of them home no more glow. Hmmmm I saw thi erie glow on a moon lite walk and returned in the morning to find this clump totly ingulfing a stump. The spro print is whit and flesh is orange al the wa through.


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Recognized by sight: This larg mushroom was growing on an old stump you could hardly see the stump and at night had an strange green glow
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com Rodgersmushrooms.com Mushrooms Dymystifyed David Aurora
Based on microscopic features: spore print white spores round and are 5 micons.

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