Observation 163838: Agaricales sensu lato

When: 2014-04-21

Collection location: Oakville, Missouri, USA [Click for map]


No specimen available

Found growing at base of live oak tree and on a wound further up tree. Hericium?



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Recognized by sight
15% (2)
Recognized by sight
52% (3)
Recognized by sight: Appear to be gills or gill-like structures. Would like to see more photos.

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Not Hericium, MCMUSH.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-04-22 11:44:21 CDT (-0400)

Hericium has discrete spines. This appears to have gills, although the photo is so out-of-focus it’s hard to say whether actual gills or ridges. Growing on wood would suggest gills. I’d vote for Agaricales sensu lato. Wish the photo was focused.

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