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Mushroom

Leccinum rugosiceps

Description:

Yellow-orange cap with lighter stem, very textured.

Habitat:

Rural yard under oak, hickory, maple and cedar trees.

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4 Comments

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 6 years ago

Thanks AntónioGinjaGinja and CorduneanuVlad. You put me on the right track! Please note that scientific names only have the Genus capitalized and not the specific epithet. So it is incorrect to capitalize auranticum and versipelle here.

I agreed that is a Leccinum sp

CorduneanuVlad
CorduneanuVlad 6 years ago

Leccinum Aurantiacum or Versipelle

Very cool find Lisa ,iam not going to risk na id,but iam sure that you will have the opinion of our fungi specialist soon

LisaPowers
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LisaPowers

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Sep 10, 2014
Submitted on Sep 11, 2014

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