Observation 11071: Entoloma abortivum (Berk. and M.A. Curtis) Donk

When: 2008-09-13

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: The only honey mushrooms fruiting in the area were the ringless A. tabescens.

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Or maybe both
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-14 02:14:08 CDT (-0400)

Entoloma abortivum actually parasitizes species of Armillaria, whose affected mushrooms form the “aborted” things found near the Entoloma’s own mushrooms, according to recent science.

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