When: 2008-09-15

Collection location: Columbia Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

These are much smaller than the magnificent specimen brought in at the Summer NAMA Foray in Pipestem, WV in 2007. The smallness of thes caps (under 1 inch diameter) did cause me some doubt. Someone at the NJMA Fungus Festival brought in a collection of nearly identical specimens this past Fall.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:34 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Columbia County, PA’ to ‘Columbia Co., Pennsylvania, USA’


Copyright © 2009 Dave in NE PA
Copyright © 2009 Dave in NE PA
Copyright © 2009 Dave in NE PA

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Recognized by sight: Brown hairy-scaly cap, scaly sheath surrounding lower 3/4 of stipe, white spore print, growth on dead wood.
Used references: Roody, “Mushrooms of West Virginia…”

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