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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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Recognized by sight: I was just looking at the same deformations on some M. rodmani today.

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By: Jimmie Veitch (jimmiev)
2012-06-09 23:37:55 EDT (-0400)

thought to be bacterial/viral

This sounds interesting
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-06-09 23:27:38 EDT (-0400)

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

By: Eric Smith (Magnavermis rex)
2012-06-09 23:23:34 EDT (-0400)

Noah may have an idea…

Megacollybia rodmani
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-06-09 23:21:05 EDT (-0400)

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