Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 316794
Taxon: Pleurotus citrinopileatus Singer
Family: Pleurotaceae
Collector: Jason Carey   MUOB 316794   
Date: 2018-05-20
Verbatim Date: 2018-5-20
Locality: Earth
41.872  -73.9787
Elevation: 73-73 meters (239-239ft)
Description: Original observation #316794 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Hi I think this is a Pleurotus citrinopileatus or Golden Oyster. Upstate New York on a log. I was told by a chef who is a forager that this is a non native Oyster species escaped from a cultivation farm and is now wild in the Hudson Valley. Spore Print slighly light other Oysters I have seen
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: c94b6505-1c95-4042-b62f-0fa27e016978
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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