Observation 14646: Paxillus cuprinus P. Jargeat, H. Gryta, J.P. Chaumeton & Vizzini

When: 2008-11-27

Collection location: Chez Viess-Rust, Oakland, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:23 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Chez Viess-Rust garden, Oakland, CAl’ to ‘Chez Viess-Rust, Oakland, California, USA


gills peel easily from cap.

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there is a birch tree on the far side of my neighbor’s yard…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-11-27 14:48:00 CST (-0500)

and tree roots can extend a long way…guess this tree and its fungal companions found a way to fruit beyond the concrete layer; clever little fungi!
(and makes a lot more sense than mycelia brought along in a square of sod)

non-MR involutus…no tree associates nearby!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-11-27 12:52:28 CST (-0500)

the only tree in our garden is a fig tree, far removed from this fence-side fruiting. adjacent neighbor’s backyard is covered in concrete. they are emerging from sod put down over a year ago. any ideas??!

Created: 2008-11-27 12:43:58 CST (-0500)
Last modified: 2015-10-27 11:22:44 CDT (-0400)
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