Observation 75794: Sarcodon squamosus (Schaeff.) Quél.

When: 2011-09-08

Collection location: Crossways, Dorset, England [Click for map]

50.69° -2.3°

Who: Mark Pragnell (Dorset.Mushroom.Hunters)

No specimen available

Flesh is concolourous, Stipe base not grey-green, Taste not bitter. Growing with Pine (no Spruce) on upper eocine Bagshot sands/gravel.


Discolored due to maggot activity.
Specimen only taken to confirm identity through sectioning and taste test.

Proposed Names

89% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Used references: R.Phillips ‘Mushrooms of GB and Europe’by Pan Books 1981

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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