Observation 64073: Tylopilus badiceps (Peck) A.H. Sm. & Thiers

When: 2010-08-07

Collection location: Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)

No specimen available

This is a guess – nothing available but the picture. It is a nice looking ’shroom…, top of stalk does not look light in these photos.

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Different observation on same day

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Used references: Roody, Macrofungi Associated with Oaks p.229; Photos and comments on MO.

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By: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-02-27 06:19:10 CST (-0600)

seem to match various descriptions and a number of MO observations.
nice find.

Tylopilus plumbeoviolaceus
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-02-27 06:10:26 CST (-0600)

is very common here and I am familiar with it. I have not seen this color pattern, but that does not eliminate the possibility. Except for the color, I see nothing wrong with your suggestion.

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