Observation 32878: Omphalotus olivascens H.E. Bigelow, O.K. Mill. & Thiers

When: 2010-01-28

Collection location: Huddart Park, Woodside, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tom (LanLord)

No specimen available

Significant blue/green staining on this makes me think it was probably Gymnopilus luteofolis or similar



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I was thinking,
By: Michael W (Michael Wallace)
2010-01-28 21:22:58 EST (-0500)

It could have been a gilled bolete, maybe a Phylloporus species, but I’m not sure, young specimens of Omphalotus can be bioluminescent.

Bruising on Omphalotus?
By: Tom (LanLord)
2010-01-28 21:16:58 EST (-0500)

Is the blue/green bruising on these omphalotus specimens a normal part of their aging process? We’ve had substantial rains over the past 10 days if that makes any difference.

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