Observation 25407: Leccinum Gray

Found growing under Hickory. very close to trunk/ There where several of them growing close together. this looks like a Leccinum. Has White pore surface non bruising.


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25% (2)
Recognized by sight: found undner hardwoods
38% (3)
Recognized by sight
61% (3)
Recognized by sight: Scabers readily visible on 57202, 57204 and 57205. Possibly L. griseum, based on Arora’s Mushrooms Demystified, which should have a cracked areolate cap, noticeably absent on these photos; but associated with hardwoods, especially oak in Eastern U.S.

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-10-26 12:32:07 PDT (-0700)

Blue staining of the base of the stipe seen in the last photo rules out L. scabrum.