When: 2009-11-17

Collection location: Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Found growing on Oak log covered in moss. possibly Red Oak. spore print rusty brown/ Stem will bruise dark brown.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:54 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Brooklyn Hights area New River Goarge National River Fayette. Co West Virginia’ to ‘near Brooklyn Heights, New River Gorge National River, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA’


This has KOH on the Stem and Cap Turns black immediately

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: found on a log of decomposing Oak
Used references: Roody Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians page 33
Based on chemical features: Turns Black In KOH immediately

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