When: 2015-05-28

Collection location: Georgia State Botanical Garden, Athens, Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Bill Sheehan (B_Sheehan)

No specimen available

On ground in mixed oak woods.


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The gills are showing decay,…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-05-29 08:27:05 CDT (-0400)

so I’d guess that other aspects of the mushroom might have changed since it was at the peak of maturity.


David, I see you saw where I was going with my question.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-05-29 08:24:01 CDT (-0400)

I had one other concern. Do you think that the entire structure and the bottom of the stem is volva or is there a bulb there?

Very best,


A little OVER an inch
By: Bill Sheehan (B_Sheehan)
2015-05-28 23:22:22 CDT (-0400)
Was the cap width a little over an inch or less?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-05-28 23:04:17 CDT (-0400)