Observation 71855: Tylopilus plumbeoviolaceus (Snell & E.A. Dick) Singer

When: 2011-07-17

Collection location: Rollins Park, Rockville, Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: Michael Waisberg (waisberg)

No specimen available

Pileus diameter – 23.8 mm
Pileus height – 16.5 mm
Stipe lenght – 26 mm
Stipe diameter at apex – 12.5 mm
Stipe diameter at middle – 12.5 mm
Stipe diameter at base – 11.5 mm

Pileus – Purple, glabrous, dull, round, hemispheric. Margin is incurved. Smell is fruity and aromatic. Flesh is white. Taste is very bitter. Flesh does not stain when bruised.
Hymenium – White pore surface with tubes 1 mm long. Does not stain when bruised.
Stipe – solid, white flesh, purple cuticle, central, slightly tapered, inserted, does not stain. No ring or volva.
Spore print – not obtained.

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Used references: Falcon Guide to North American Mushrooms, page 380
Mushroooms of West Virgina and the Central Appalachians, page 341

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