Monday, August 6, 2018

Mushroom Log: Late July 2018

All the mushrooms in this post were photographed at Lake Carlos State Park

Lactarius subserifluus
Some noteworthy features note apparent from the photographs include a tough stem and ever so slight fragrance of . . . something (pleasant).

Pluteus chrysophlebius

Omphalina epichysium
Possibly symbiotic with moss.

Asterophora lycoperdoides (left)
Lactarius or Russula species (right)
A. lycoperdoides is parasitic on species of Lactarius and Russula.  If you look carefully at the picture on the left, you'll notice that whitish A. lycoperdoides are on the cap of another mushroom, which is pictured to the right.

Hygrocybe sp.