Observation 24693: Hypomyces (Fr.) Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2009-08-20

Collection location: Lake Toxaway, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Rita Olschewski (Rita O)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:02:04 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Lake Toxaway, NC’ to ‘Lake Toxaway, North Carolina, USA


While the picture in the reference did not match, the descriptions were close. This mushroom had a pleasant odor and the spore print was golden brown, or at least he paper towel discolored to that.

Proposed Names

-18% (3)
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified
7% (2)
Recognized by sight: maybe a Tylopilus being attacked by a Hypomyces
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
31% (2)
Recognized by sight

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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