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Shaggy Scalycap

Pholiota squarrosa

1 Species ID Suggestions

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 10 years ago
Scaly Pholiota
Pholiota squarrosa


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4 Comments

Great capture Dianne,beautiful spotting,congrats and thanks for sharing

DianneFrost
DianneFrost 10 years ago

Thanks both Mariana2 and arthurhoughtby. I concur with Marian2, that this is a Pholiota squarrosa. The new book I just bought, The Book of Fungi" by Peter Roberts and Shelley Evans, mentions that the Pholiota aurivella is sticky, slimy to the touch, which this one was not.

Mariana2
Mariana2 10 years ago

looks like Pholiota squarrosa to me

arthurhoughtby
arthurhoughtby 10 years ago

It's a Pholiota species. Compare it to Pholiota aurivella?

DianneFrost
Spotted by
DianneFrost

Montana, USA

Spotted on Sep 3, 2012
Submitted on Nov 2, 2012

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