When: 2014-06-22

Collection location: Raleigh, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ben Minton (abearicus)

No specimen available

Was growing on a thin layer of deciduous leaf litter in the forest.



Proposed Names

56% (1)
Recognized by sight
Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified.
89% (2)
Recognized by sight: There are several on-line examples of Thelephora vialis that match this. Since Arora says “Other species: T. vialis of eastern North America is more variable in olor and has smaller spores.” I believe North Carolina qualifies as “eastern”.

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

= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus


Add Comment
From North Carolina
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-06-22 20:45:20 CDT (-0500)

material might be Thelephora vialis. I have not seen photos of that species, so cannot say.