Observation 53590: Pleurotus cornucopiae (Paulet) Rolland

When: 2010-09-24

Collection location: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: central stem.. Who is the host?

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Not sure about the distribution
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2011-03-06 13:00:26 CST (-0500)

But both pulmonarius and cornucopiae are species with lots of different forms that are commonly used for cultivation, and I can think of fugitives anywhere in the world..
The pulmonarius I have seen have been very shortstemmed and not as fasciculate as this, but on the other hand, the whole stem is usually ribbed in cornucopiae..

Central stem
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-03-06 09:52:54 CST (-0500)

may just be due to fruiting on top of fallen log. Looks like a Fagus log.
Recorded for North America?

Created: 2010-09-24 17:42:44 CDT (-0400)
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