Observation 48255: Pluteus americanus (P. Banerjee & Sundb.) Justo, E.F. Malysheva & Minnis

When: 2010-07-07

Collection location: Bartow Co., Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)

Specimen available

Found these growing on heavily decomposed wood.

Obviously a Pluteus species but which one? The pilei are very worn from being exposed to heavy rains.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:14 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Bartow County, Georgia’ to ‘Bartow Co., Georgia, USA

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Used references: Molecular phylogeny and phylogeography of Holarctic
species of Pluteus section Pluteus (Agaricales: Pluteaceae),
with description of twelve new species

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