Observation 7534: Pluteus sect. Pluteus

When: 2008-05-01

Collection location: Elwha River, Clallam Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Luke Bayler (Matango)

Specimen available

Unfortunately the photos aren’t so good. Growing on mossy wood that was well decayed so hard to tell what type of wood.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:16 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Elwha River, WA’ to ‘Elwha River, Washington, USA’

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-7% (2)
Based on microscopic features: clamps in cuticle
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: P. pouzarianus is a European species
Used references: Justo, A., Malysheva, E., Bulyonkova, T., Vellinga, E. C., Cobian, G., Nguyen, N., … & Hibbett, D. S. (2014). Molecular phylogeny and phylogeography of Holarctic species of Pluteus section Pluteus (Agaricales: Pluteaceae), with description of twelve new species. Phytotaxa, 180(1), 1-85.

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