Observation 20600: Omphalotus nidiformis (Berk.) O.K. Mill.

Had this image with another group, but now think it is not the same species.


Copyright © 2009 Ian Dodd Kundabung NSW Australia

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2011-05-09 22:06:46 PDT (-0700)

Gills are apparent. Glowing is never noted unless luminescence is suspected (i.e. the observer recognizes it as possibly in a genus with bioluminescent species, so they collect it and check in a dark room) , or the mushroom is found at night. O. nidiformis often has a darker center, some times bluish.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-05-09 21:39:49 PDT (-0700)

no mention of bioluminescence and not terribly pleurotioid. looks black toward the center as well. a tough call from a single and possibly aged specimen.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-05-09 18:24:02 PDT (-0700)

or smooth? I think I see the faintest remnants of gills near the margin.

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