Observation 23136: Leotia lubrica (Scop.) Pers.

When: 2009-07-12

Collection location: near Levisee Creek Rd., Fayette Co, West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Found growing in the humus of hard woods. The caps are very viscid. Taste Tasteless. Flesh very watery.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:02:19 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Levisee Creek Road Area Fayette. Co West Virginia’ to ‘near Levisee Creek Rd., Fayette Co, West Virginia, USA



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94% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: found growing in leaf litter
Used references: David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed page 874
Based on microscopic features: spores curved spindle shaped 16 microns

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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