Observation 80816: Chalciporus piperatus (Bull.) Bataille

When: 2011-10-26

Collection location: Meadowbrook Pond, Seattle, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: BlueCanoe

No specimen available

Growing in grass near an orange-barked two-needled pine (likely Japanese red pine, Pinus densiflora). Same date and location as observation 80822.



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I try to taste nearly every species…..
By: Tim Sage (NMNR)
2011-10-26 21:34:12 EDT (-0400)

In the field.

I did not taste it
By: BlueCanoe
2011-10-26 21:17:42 EDT (-0400)

I don’t generally think to put wild fungi in my mouth (at least in the field), and I forgot that a peppery taste is an identifying characteristic of this species.

By: Tim Sage (NMNR)
2011-10-26 21:05:22 EDT (-0400)


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