Observation 22674: Tyromyces chioneus (Fr.) P. Karst.

found growing on downed hardwood logs. The texture is very soft spongy with a sweet odor. taste mild or should i say tasteless, Spore print white.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:43 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Glade Creek Area New River Gorge Fayette Co. West Virginia’ to ‘near Glade Creek, New River Gorge National River, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA



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Recognized by sight: growing on hardwood logs soft spongy
Used references: David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed page 599
Based on microscopic features: spore print white spores 5 microns sausage shaped smooth

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Created: 2009-06-30 01:01:09 EDT (-0400)
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