Observation 67082: Polyporus umbellatus Pers. ex Fr.

When: 2011-05-07

Collection location: Rock Island State Park, Warren Co., Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

Who: Brian Adamo (adamo588)

No specimen available

Found growing from under hardwood log, not from the log, but from the some hard tuber in the ground. Individual caps measured up t0 6cm across, with the whole fruiting body measuring 40cm. White spores. Cooked up about 2 lbs worth, and they are yummy!



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Used references: Mushrooms of West Virginia and Central Appalachians, William C. Roody,2003

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