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Late Fall-Oyster Mushroom

Sarcomyxa serotina


Pleurotoid, amyloid, white and allantoid spored, ± olivaceous or brownish lignicolous agaric with inrolled margin and punctate lateral stipe; with big ± clavate cheilocystidia


found growing on a dead Red Alder tree. Edible, but they are tough and must be slow cooked over low heat.

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CorduneanuVlad 8 years ago

No problem, glad to be of any help :)

Thanks a million CorduneanuVlad!

CorduneanuVlad 8 years ago

Late fall-oyster - Sarcomyxa serotina

Silverdale, Washington, USA

Lat: 47.66, Long: -122.68

Spotted on Nov 30, 2011
Submitted on Dec 1, 2011

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