When: 2018-11-01

Collection location: McKey Park, Valdosta, Lowndes Co., Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: VSUfungi

Specimen available
Collection number: VSUfungi BBD206

Specimen was found next to a rotting oak stump, in leaf litter. Sporocarp is approximately 13 cm broad, buff to tarnish-white colored, convexed, dry and firm, with darker warts causing a rough texture. Gills are deccurent and white in color. Stalk is thick based, 6 cm long, and found roughened with what could be fibers. Spore print is white to tan, with spores being cylindrical and smooth, approximately 9×4 microns.


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Used references: Mushrooms Demystified
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serrated gill edges
By: vsumycologylab
2018-11-10 13:35:58 CST (-0500)

It the last photo you can see some of the gill edges are serrated. Supports species ID.

Created: 2018-11-02 13:28:57 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2018-11-20 14:30:20 CST (-0500)
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