Observation 83571: Hypholoma capnoides (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2011-11-28

Collection location: Ricketts Glen State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

At base and on roots of large dead White Pine tree.

Taste somewhat bitter.



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Cap color looked okay for sulphur tuft.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-12-02 12:29:38 CST (-0500)

But gills show no sign of green/yellow. So I think capnoides is a better possibility.

Spores for this collection are larger than what the manuals report for either capnoides or fasciculare. About 25% of the spores appear to have a length of 10.

Created: 2011-11-28 21:03:27 CST (-0500)
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