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Offline luteai

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musroom ID help
« on: August 26, 2018, 06:50:37 PM »
Location is the Spokane Valley. Can anyone help me ID these fungi?  Critters are leaving them alone.

1. appeared today, 6 inches tall
2looked like 3 until it flattened out (7 inches across)

Thanks
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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2018, 07:27:43 PM »
Looks like a 2 stepper.

@pianoman9701 will know more.
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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2018, 07:30:13 PM »
puffball?

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2018, 07:32:06 PM »
Looks like a shaggy parasol, hard to tell with mushrooms sometimes. Especially from pics

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2018, 10:53:36 AM »
it also kind of looks like a amanita. My strategy works pretty well so far, If you don't KNOW it throw it

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2018, 10:59:01 AM »
Hard to tell from the pics. Could be a puffball but it's very dark for what is normally almost white. No shaggy, I don't think. There are others it could be. Get a book and do a spore print as well as identifying location, time of year, etcetera.
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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2018, 07:28:43 PM »
Definitely not an amanita or puffball. I also think shaggy parasol is a reasonable guess, but it's strange that the cap is all white.

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #7 on: September 22, 2018, 10:11:17 AM »
chicken of the woods?

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #8 on: September 22, 2018, 11:04:36 AM »
I would need more info to identify, could be a few poisonous mushrooms like the Chlorophyllum molybdites.
There are a few shaggy look alikes. They are one of the mushrooms you need to be experienced in looking for.

I have been finding lots of Chantrelles and Hedge Hogs here on the coast lately.

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #9 on: September 27, 2018, 04:38:31 PM »
chicken of the woods?

NO!

We rarely find true chicken of the woods in this state, they rely on OAK or other hardwoods. That is a type of sulphur shelf but known to cause terrible stomach issues.

The deer are exactly where you find them, and no where you dont!

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #10 on: September 28, 2018, 10:39:31 AM »
chicken of the woods?

NO!

We rarely find true chicken of the woods in this state, they rely on OAK or other hardwoods. That is a type of sulphur shelf but known to cause terrible stomach issues.

Not true. I sell thousands of lbs of COW each year, all picked in WA and OR. I find them mainly on dead conifers but occasionally hardwoods.  Doug fir stumps and logs are the best. They don't make you sick unless you're eating old, dried out ones or overeating, which causes gastric distress.
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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #11 on: September 28, 2018, 10:52:30 AM »
There's lots of chicken of the woods out on the coast

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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #12 on: April 28, 2019, 07:59:06 PM »
Anyone know what these are. Found in burn area Along Creek bank. Lots of the all together.
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Re: musroom ID help
« Reply #13 on: April 29, 2019, 05:56:44 AM »
LBMs. Little brown mushrooms. No idea on the ID. you would need to identify the physical characteristics and fruiting season, along with a spore print. If they were edible and choice, I'd be selling them.
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