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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.

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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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