When: 2015-07-09

Collection location: West St. Louis Co., Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Judi T. (AvidAmateur)

No specimen available

Half a dozen fruiting in grass under Oak and Redbuds. Bright orange-yellow, minutely tomentose caps with wavy inrolled margins, forked false gills with cross veins running deeply down stem. Largest cap = 6 cm; stem = 4 cm. tall and 1 cm. wide. Flesh solid, white,
unchanging. Slight pleasant fruity odor.


Copyright © 2015 Judi Thomas
Copyright © 2015 Judi Thomas
Copyright © 2015 Judi Thomas
Copyright © 2015 Judi Thomas

Proposed Names

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Used references: Arora’s MD, Kuo’s “Mushrooms of the Midwest”, Stone’s “Missouri’s Wild Mushrooms”
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Overnight spore print obtained — creamy yellow.
By: Judi T. (AvidAmateur)
2015-07-10 10:47:29 CDT (-0400)
Sorry folks. Have more pictures to upload but having
By: Judi T. (AvidAmateur)
2015-07-09 23:14:31 CDT (-0400)

trouble with that at the moment. Working on it. Thanks for your patience.