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Observation 423448: Tylopilus atratus Both

When: 2020-08-20

Collection location: Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: MycoMuse

No specimen available

Flesh at base quickly darkening, while lighter staining throughout spots of upper flesh.

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Used references: E. Both’s 1998 paper describing this taxon

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I brought home a few caps
By: MycoMuse
2020-08-21 03:53:06 CDT (-0400)

Left the stems at the collection site.

Also worth noting that these grew circling a hardwood. No Hemlock present.

Very nice find
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2020-08-21 02:32:19 CDT (-0400)

Did you preserve this collection?