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Observation 156992: Pholiota (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2013-10-28

Collection location: Short Hills Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Dr. Lorne Stobbs (Stobbsl)

No specimen available

Gilled, in clumps at base of beech tree. Caps thin, undulating. Spore print light ochre.


Proposed Names

-32% (2)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
71% (3)
Recognized by sight: Caps appear viscid, spore print color
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: orange brown spores, gills running down stem

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By: Rocky Houghtby
2014-01-03 10:18:58 PST (-0800)

Can be ruled out here by the viscidity of the pileus, color of the lamellae and the observers notes about spore color. The shortly decurrent (or sinuate, can’t tell here.) lamellar attachment isn’t specific to either genus. This is an interesting Pholiota, perhaps near P. spumosa.