Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 334969
Taxon: Xerocomus illudens (Peck.) Singer
Family: Boletaceae
Collector: I. G. Safonov   MUOB 334969   
Date: 2018-09-20
Verbatim Date: 2018-9-20
Locality: United States, New Jersey, Burlington, Wharton State Forest
39.7325  -74.6815
Description: Original observation #334969 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: A single specimen growing under scrub oaks and pitch pines. This is a small mushroom, with the general morphology that can be inferred from the pix. Ammonia on cap instantly brilliant green, not flashing but persisting for a second or two, then suddenly resolving medium brown with a green ring around where the liquid was, and then resolving pale yellow with a brown ring around.
Disposition: vouchered
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 6bc9cce5-3b14-4214-904d-d4abc8ffdca6
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