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Observation 97916: Pluteus Fr.

When: 2012-06-21

Collection location: Gainesville, Alachua Co., Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)

Specimen available

found on the root of an oak, solitary.

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Proposed Names

-25% (3)
Recognized by sight
70% (3)
Recognized by sight
-12% (3)
Recognized by sight
Used references: Fredo.
28% (1)
Based on microscopic features: Cystidia vaguely matches

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i will check.
By: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-06-21 14:16:23 PDT (-0700)
nice find but it is not cyanopus
By: Alfredo Justo (Fredo)
2012-06-21 14:14:25 PDT (-0700)

nice photos of the blue tinges on the stipe but the type of pileus surface (pileipellis) is not right for P. cyanopus

a look at the cystidia and the pileipellis will give us more information but this could be something in the P. salicinus group

thanks man.
By: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)
2012-06-21 13:56:35 PDT (-0700)

observation updated.

Nice find Blood.
By: Eric Smith (Magnavermis rex)
2012-06-21 13:49:56 PDT (-0700)

How big was this? Habitat? Onlt the one specimen?