Observation 11381: Lentinellus P. Karst.

When: 2008-09-20

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

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

Notes:
These are some of the largest creps I have encountered.

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Recognized by sight
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Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Lentinellus is characterized by serrate (sawtooth) gill edges and amyloid spores. Sometimes even the hyphae are amyloid. This is probably Lentinellus ursinus, but Ron Petersen has recently revised the species, and I don;t have the reference.
57% (1)
Eye3
Used references: Arora 144

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Also white to brown spores.
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2008-09-22 09:03:02 IST (+0530)

Also Creps with have brown spores, and Lentinellus has white spores (is that true, I seem to remember that). Yes, the gills there are serrate, whatta ya know. Are there more of these in the east, I’ve only seen one species of these here in CA.

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