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    #2002158 - 10/12/03 11:01 AM (14 years, 6 months ago)

I found these a few weeks ago(sept.28), woods of southern New England... I key them out to be a scaly pholiota,(pholiota squarrosa)... .. alot of pines around the area with a few oaks and maples.. the stump they were on was pine. There are alot of mushrooms that make up this group so I'm not 100% sure of this ID,, but it keys closest to the scaly pholiota. The only lookalike referenced by Lincoff in this book is P. squarrosoides* has slime layer. Which my specimen definatly did not... Was classified as edible but in recent years reclassed as poisonous due to gastric discomfort, within an hour after being eaten.

-dry yellow brown cap, scaly
-yellow/brownish gills attached close, persistent ring/veil remnants present
-yellow brownish stipe, scaly
-clustered at base of stump


:National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mushrooms/Gary Lincoff. publisher Knopf pg.716

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Re: non active: pholiota squarrosa..!! [Re: nofind_um]
    #2002580 - 10/12/03 04:02 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

They could be either Pholiota squarrosa or P. squarrosoides. When I've seen Orson Miller distinguish between them, he takes a couple drops of water and puts them on the cap, then rubs it with his fingertip to see if there's a slime layer. If it's dry out, you won't be able to tell without the water.

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    #2002760 - 10/12/03 05:30 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

Thanks for the tip TM,, I was walking in the woods today and came across more pholiotas,,, it's been drizzling all day,, these were indeed slimy... so I guess this group was probably P. squarrosoides.. Glad you responded..Thanks..


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