Observation 4750: Hydnum umbilicatum Peck

When: 2007-11-06

Collection location: Mason Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Joe Sandegren (theclam king)

No specimen available

These are what are sometimes called"Belly-Button" Hedgehogs. The name I tried to assign to them, Dentinum umbilicatum, was not recognized. Anyone know what the accepted name is? Thanks.



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Recognized by sight
76% (2)
Recognized by sight: Orange white color, teeth on fertile surface, depressed center.

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Added Dentinum umbilicatum…
By: Administrator (admin)
2007-11-07 09:55:45 CST (-0500)

…as a deprecated synonym for Hydnum umbilicatum.

Hydnum umbilicatum
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2007-11-07 00:58:02 CST (-0500)

Hydnum umbilicatum is the best name according to http://indexfungorum.org.

Created: 2007-11-06 21:51:23 CST (-0500)
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