Observation 160009: Pholiotina arrhenii (Fr.) Sing.

When: 2011-09-17

Collection location: La foresta del Cansiglio, Cansiglio, Italy [Click for map]

Who: James Baker (cepecity)

No specimen available



Proposed Names

84% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: This mushroom was found on a foray in the Veneto Region of Italy organized by Silvano Pizzardo, “Coordinator pro tempore” of the Federation Veneti (Mycology) Groups who also identified the mushrooms.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
The look alike species, Pholiotina aporos, fruits in the spring in Italy.
By: James Baker (cepecity)
2014-02-19 18:47:34 CST (-0600)

According to this Spanish mushroom website, Pholiotina aporos, is the species most similar to Pholiotina arrhenii but it fruits in the spring.


and according to this Italian website – http://translate.google.com/...

Pholiotina aporos is “present from March to May” and the mushrooms in these photos were found in mid September.

I don’t think any micro work was done on these because I think this was a field ID. I will try to contact Silvano Pizzardo but he doesn’t speak English and this was found over 2 years ago.

By: Byrain
2014-02-19 09:34:24 CST (-0600)

Do you have more info on how this was identified?

Created: 2014-02-19 01:55:38 CST (-0600)
Last modified: 2014-02-19 18:01:00 CST (-0600)
Viewed: 50 times, last viewed: 2018-09-11 08:49:42 CDT (-0500)
Show Log