Observation 50390: Pluteus sect. Pluteus

When: 2010-08-12

Collection location: Rotary Park, Clarksville, Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

Who: jim (ckm3)

No specimen available

Cap was about 5 inches across and 4 inches tall. Stipe was about 6 inches tall. It was quite ‘wet’ and heavy. Spore print (on very soggy paper!) was pinkish/brownish. After 24 hours it truly stank.



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Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: P. pellitus is a Eurasian species
Used references: Justo, A., Malysheva, E., Bulyonkova, T., Vellinga, E. C., Cobian, G., Nguyen, N., … & Hibbett, D. S. (2014). Molecular phylogeny and phylogeography of Holarctic species of Pluteus section Pluteus (Agaricales: Pluteaceae), with description of twelve new species. Phytotaxa, 180(1), 1-85.

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