Rhodotus palmatus (Bull.: Fr.) Maire
Netted Rhodotus

palmatus, from palma, palm, referring to the shape of the cap

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Description:
mushroom
Fruiting Body: cap 3-5 cm; stalk eccentric, 2-3 cm long x 5-6 mm diameter. Spore Print Color: buff-pink. Spores: basidiospores globose, spiny.

Diagnostic macroscopic feature: the wrinkled, pink, fan-shaped cap with eccentric stalk, and growth on wood distinguishes this mushroom

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common in Iowa

Nutritional Mode: saprobe

Substrate: down wood

Habitat: woods including wooded yards

Fruiting Season: late summer

 
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Order: Agaricales
 

 

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