Observation 96886: Megacollybia rodmani R.H. Petersen, K.W. Hughes & Lickey

When: 2012-06-09

Collection location: Falls Branch Falls Trail, Cherokee National Forest, Tellico Plains, Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

35.3537° -84.0583° 1128m

Who: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)

No specimen available

Notes:
Two deformed and contorted fruitbodies found on soil at the edge of the trail in mixed hardwood forest. Not easily recognizable from the photographs, this is a gilled mushroom.

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Proposed Names

90% (2)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: I was just looking at the same deformations on some M. rodmani today.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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deformity
By: Jimmie Veitch (jimmiev)
2012-06-09 20:37:55 PDT (-0700)

thought to be bacterial/viral

This sounds interesting
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-06-09 20:27:38 PDT (-0700)

I think I would have had alot of trouble and confusion later under the scope if you hadn’t of offered this ID.

No.
By: Eric Smith (esmith)
2012-06-09 20:23:34 PDT (-0700)

Noah may have an idea…

Megacollybia rodmani
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-06-09 20:21:05 PDT (-0700)

Thanks just read your comments. Do you know why they are deformed? Thanks!

Created: 2012-06-09 20:14:21 PDT (-0700)
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