Observation 28176: Phaeolus schweinitzii (Fr.) Pat.

When: 2009-11-12

Collection location: Pepperwood Preserve, Santa Rosa, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Drechsler (debdrex)

No specimen available

Notes:
Amazingly, this is the first time I’ve seen this mushroom but recognized it from pictures. This one is 9.4cm across. The day before I took these photos it was much paler and very watery. Touching it caused an instant dark brown bruise that persisted. It’s fruiting about 3 feet away from an old tree stump, can’t tell what it was.

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