When: 2003-09-17

Collection location: Hixon Forest, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tom Volk (TomVolk)

Specimen available

Notes:
growing on old hardwood snag, probably cottonwood. Collected by Maria Lee in my lab.

Images

composite image of bot cap and gills of the same mushroom.

Proposed Names

91% (2)
Recognized by sight: beautiful red/orange colored Pluteus.
Based on microscopic features: spore size fits that in Smith’s “How to know the gilled mushrooms”

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Great
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2011-06-18 09:49:05 CST (+0800)

Nice colors!