When: 2009-08-24

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave in NE PA

Specimen available

Found in open oak woods. Colors on cap and stem seem to light for G. castaneus. Note damaged area on pores which has stained orangish.


Proposed Names

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus


Add Comment
The area where I found this one
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-12-27 10:49:35 EST (-0500)

produces a lot of G. castaneus. Given that subalbellus seems to favor coastal regions, this one is probably just a pale castaneus. I had wondered about the amber brown stain on the hole in the pore surface. I do see a lot of variation in the color schemes for castaneus.

Created: 2009-08-29 01:03:15 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2011-12-26 14:33:03 EST (-0500)
Viewed: 112 times, last viewed: 2019-01-30 08:37:10 EST (-0500)
Show Log