When: 2017-09-23

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

Who: Cody Morgan (Cody)

No specimen available

Caespitose on well decayed oak limb
Pleasant mushroomy smell
Mildy bitter tase
Visible blue and green staining on the basal mycelium and pins. Also greenish around the cap margin

Only a few inches away from observation 291189


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Recognized by sight: Not in large cluster, enlarged stipe base, staining blue

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By: Cody Morgan (Cody)
2017-09-26 12:08:40 CDT (-0400)

I considered luteus at first for the reasons mentioned aswell as the primarily pale yellow color and pleasant smell. I ended up leaning towards junonius because I assumed I was to far south for luteus, just took a look at the MO map and it appears that may not be true.

Thanks Alan.

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