Observation 31503: Bankera Coker & Beers ex Pouzar

When: 2008-09-15

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave in NE PA

No specimen available



Proposed Names

23% (3)
Used references: Phillips
54% (1)
Recognized by sight

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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A Sarcodon
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2013-01-24 13:04:51 CET (+0100)

should have more brownish spines at this stage.
In my opinion, the colours on cap and stem remind more of Bankera violascens.
A similar one is here: http://www.stridvall.se/fungi/gallery/album30/MINA0595

Sarcodon joeides has a brownish yellow cap, pinkish to violet flesh, and grows with hardwoods.

I second Douglas
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-01-24 11:52:36 CET (+0100)

though as much for irenea’s proposal as Dave’s. why one or the other?

I based the ID
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-01-05 20:48:30 CET (+0100)

on the pinkish color and lack of scales on the cap. Sorry, I didn’t really examine much more or take any notes. I think the taste was bitter. Found in a mixed woods mossy ravine nearby a small clear stream, Seven Tubs Natural Area just south of Wilkes-Barre, PA. Link below shows reference.

Any notes on this one?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2010-01-05 15:13:11 CET (+0100)

How did you get to this name? What are the important features here?

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