Observation 296214: Agaricomycetes Doweld

When: 2017-10-27

Collection location: Tallahassee, Florida, USA [Click for map]

30.6392°N 84.4004°W 61m [Click for map]

Who: Tom Ferrell (tomt966)

No specimen available

Saw it in the grass across from my house. Can someone tell what it is? Sunny location…6" high and 5" across the cap


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“Gills” form slots…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2017-10-29 20:47:06 CDT (-0400)

that are radially aligned, oriented from the stipe (at center of underside) to beneath the cap margin. “Pores” are tiny holes (circular or irregularly shaped).

By: Tom Ferrell (tomt966)
2017-10-29 16:12:05 CDT (-0400)

Well, I was going to send a pic. I guess you call them gills

Looks like…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2017-10-29 15:43:23 CDT (-0400)

a bolete. Does the underside of the cap have gills or pores (pores form a sponge-like surface)? Maybe a species of Tylopilus? The texture/ornamentation seen of the stipe does not look normal. Has there been a spell of hot/dry weather where this was found?

Created: 2017-10-29 13:52:41 CDT (-0400)
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