Observation 14298: Pluteus Fr.

When: 2008-11-16

Collection location: Tomales Bay State Park, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available


Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight: woodrotter; white spored; cap covered in cystidia.
86% (1)
Recognized by sight: that’s what it developed into; good call Irene!

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In obs. 14491
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-11-25 17:47:35 CST (+0800)

I saw you mentioned this one :-)
Strange hygrophanity – it shouldn’t be impossible to key out.
Pluteus is actually a nice genus to try the microscope on.

mea culpa…I am assuming white spores from gill color!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-11-18 00:19:45 CST (+0800)
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-11-17 23:51:57 CST (+0800)

Before I saw white-spored, I was prepared to guess some Pluteus :-)