When: 2009-10-03

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

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

..or maybe C. cinnabarinus, amongst other possibilities.


Copyright © 2009 Dave in NE PA
Copyright © 2009 Dave in NE PA
Copyright © 2009 Dave in NE PA

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
0% (2)
Recognized by sight: usually find this under Oak
82% (1)
Recognized by sight: croceus group…

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Kuo lists the cap color of croceus
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2009-10-09 11:49:46 CDT (-0400)

as being different from this collection (yellow to olive). However, he also points out that croceus label likely applies to a wide range of corts. Small spore size for croceus agrees with this collection.

No white ring zone
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2009-10-09 11:43:22 CDT (-0400)

on the stalk. So I don’t think it’s C. distans.

By: Dimitar Bojantchev (dimitar)
2009-10-09 11:38:56 CDT (-0400)

This is a Dermocybe. C. croceus most likely.

Too pale gills
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-10-09 04:18:49 CDT (-0400)

for malicorius or cinnabarinus, these are more like plain croceus.