Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 25904
Taxon: Hypholoma tuberosum Redhead & Kroeger
Family: Strophariaceae
Collector: Roy Halling   MUOB 25904   
Date: 2009-09-28
Verbatim Date: 2009-9-28
Locality: United States, New York, Bronx, The New York Botanical Garden
40.8644  -73.8778
Description: Original observation #25904 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: In the populations that occur on the grounds of the NYBG, the sclerotia are typically deeply buried in wood chip mulched flower beds. The stipes taper below the mulch-soil interface and are radicating to the sclerotia. The upright basidiomes have faded at the pileus margin. Sclerotia are seen in the lower right and lower left of the images. The second image has a sclerotium cut open. Herbarium specimen in NY (RE Halling #9239)
Disposition: vouchered
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: e1d42e2c-1bb2-4cee-918d-4017861add37
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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