Observation 50101: Catathelasma ventricosum (Peck) Singer

When: 2010-08-10

Collection location: Kunming, Yunnan Province, China [Click for map]

Who: Ryane Snow (snowman)

No specimen available



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Recognized by sight: found in Kunming mushroom marketplace
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Catathelasma ventricosum
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2010-09-14 23:36:42 CDT (-0400)

the brown on the mushrooms is due to their being found in clay. When cleaned up they are white

Too Small?
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2010-08-10 14:35:01 CDT (-0400)

Hi Darvin. I added a photo to give you an idea of how large these mushrooms get.

No gray
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2010-08-10 12:30:32 CDT (-0400)

These look too small and so BROWN! They lack the gray colors so common in California material.

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