Observation 45724: Pseudocolus fusiformis (E. Fisch.) Lloyd

When: 2010-05-21

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

Who: Hamilton (ham)

Specimen available

Fruit body up to 1.5 centimeters. Growing in clusters nearly hidden in moss among hardwood trees. Soft outer skin that peels away easily revealing three pink vein-like structures that wrap around a slimy greenish-brown tough inner surface and meet at the apex of the fruit body. Scent pleasant like store bought Agaricus.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:43 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Westmoreland County, PA’ to ‘Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania, USA

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These don’t smell good anymore.
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30% (2)
Recognized by sight: I know some people eat the “egg” of some stinkhorns species, I am just guessing here.
85% (1)
Recognized by sight
85% (1)
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