Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 217958
Taxon: Macrocybe titans (H.E. Bigelow & Kimbr.) Pegler, Lodge & Nakasone
Family: Tricholomataceae
Collector: Martin Livezey   MUOB 217958   
Date: 2015-09-27
Verbatim Date: 2015-9-27
Locality: United States, Florida, Marion
29.2394  -82.0875
Description: Original observation #217958 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Brought to MAW meeting by Raymond LaSala; tentatively identified by Tom McCoy. Flesh is white, dense, non-staining, with pleasant, somewhat strong, mushroomy aroma. Cap is smooth and brown with some bloom, margin curved inward, gills soggy, not appearing firm with pronounced 'veining' between gills, particularly near the stipe. Stipe bulbous with granular brown scales becoming smoother more continuous brown near the base. Base of stipe nearly pointed with crust of white mycelium and some small 'rootlets'.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 9dc61953-f876-4ec0-bdbc-3125ddedddde
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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