Observation 295984: Pluteus sect. Pluteus

When: 2017-10-20

Collection location: Ricketts Glen State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

Specimen available

Caps gray, radially streaked, darker on the discs.

Stipes with slight yellowish tint.

Directly on hardwood log.

Spores ~5.5-7 × 4-4.5.


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Recognized by sight: Size, cap texture, horned pleurocystidia

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Thanks, Django.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2017-10-27 21:20:33 CDT (-0500)

Made several collections of Pluteus 10/20, all with dark caps, broadly ellipsoid spores, and horned cystidia. Maybe the same species, maybe different. Some subtle differences among them. All directly on hardwood logs.

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