Observation 29817: Pholiota squarrosa (Vahl) P. Kumm.

When: 2009-08-12

Collection location: Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Diane (mcgd)

No specimen available

at base of poplar trees, the 3rd picture taken in a burned area (small cup fungi near it). Rocky Mountains


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Scaley Pholiotas
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-12-08 14:19:32 CST (-0600)

Pholiota squarrosoides has a viscid cap cuticle when moistened. Pholiota squarrosa has a dry cuticle. This looks good for Pholiota squarrosa which is a more common in northern and high altitude areas, often on Populus species.

how does it differ from
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-12-08 13:58:32 CST (-0600)

Pholiota squarrosoides

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