Observation 26554: Entoloma abortivum (Berk. and M.A. Curtis) Donk

When: 2009-07-10

Collection location: York Haven, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: kate (kate)

No specimen available

Notes:
This is a visid brain like fungi growing in dense undergrowth on and about the ground of a decaying tree. There were numerous other mushrooms growing within the same space as this fungi. I returned to the same area several weeks later to find the fungi still present, however in diminished numbers with changes to its color which is more of a tallow hue.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:19:04 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘York Haven Pennslyvania U.S.A.’ to ‘York Haven, Pennsylvania, USA

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Are there Armillaria near by ( Honey Mushrooms)
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2009-10-12 17:17:24 SAST (+0200)

These have been reported to be a parasite of Armillaria’s otherwise known as the honey mushrooms. I have found them in WV always in the presents of Honey mushrooms.

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By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-10-12 07:52:59 SAST (+0200)

“There were numerous other mushrooms growing within the same space as this fungi.”

Armillarias?

Created: 2009-10-12 05:52:23 SAST (+0200)
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