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uncertain mushroom


Ball-shaped fungus without much of a stalk. It seemed the main color was tan, but a greenish-blue bruise-like color took over many parts of them. They were very slimy.


The cool, wet forest of the Pacific Northwest of the United States. The ground was very leaf-covered and alive with greenery, but mushrooms were fairly scarce.

No species ID suggestions


KarenSaxton 7 years ago

I always try to get a pic of the underside for later

Curator of Good
Curator of Good 7 years ago

It's been a while, but I believe they had gills.

KarenSaxton 7 years ago

or they could be a boletus. A view of the underside would help with identification

shebebusynow 7 years ago

did they have gills or sponge underneath? These superficially look like Lactarius deliciosa, but would need more detail to be sure.

Oregon, USA

Lat: 44.57, Long: -123.36

Spotted on Oct 2, 2009
Submitted on Dec 4, 2011

Spotted for mission

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