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Observation 98545: Tylopilus P. Karst.

When: 2012-06-28

Collection location: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available



Proposed Names

88% (1)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: Brown or red-brown cap and stipe; mild taste; T. indecisus has a whitish stipe; T. badiceps has a beveled cap margin and purple-brown pileus

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you’re right
By: Eva Skific (Evica)
2012-06-29 08:31:45 -05 (-0500)
They are different I went back this morning the lower images look like Tylopilus badiceps.

neither was a bitter

They look like
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-06-28 17:44:09 -05 (-0500)

two different species that were growning next to each other. I wouldn’t call the one in the last two pics T. ferrugineus. Compare the texture of the cap between the two!

By: Eva Skific (Evica)
2012-06-28 17:39:51 -05 (-0500)

and the same mushroom

Two different collections?
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-06-28 17:12:31 -05 (-0500)

The mushroom in the last two pics appears to be a different different species, which may not be in genus Tylopilus…

taste was pleasant
By: Eva Skific (Evica)
2012-06-28 15:50:07 -05 (-0500)
not bitter