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Recent observations

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What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

rainbow

Date

April 6, 2015

Description

mushroom ladder to the sky

Photos / Sounds

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What

oyster mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

maryellenwall

Date

October 13, 2013

Description

Pleurotus ostreatus, on an old white oak stump.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

pihlaviita

Date

October 12, 2013

Description

Fairly Common mushroom in southern Finland.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

tosteve

Date

October 8, 2014 02:50 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pleurotus purpureoolivaceus Pleurotus purpureo-olivaceus

Observer

jeremy_rolfe

Date

August 3, 2008

Description

On rotting beech (Fuscospora) log.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pleurotus purpureoolivaceus Pleurotus purpureo-olivaceus

Observer

jeremy_rolfe

Date

July 8, 2006

Photos / Sounds

Observer

codfish

Date

April 7, 2015

Description

Pleurotus with a dark brown cap and distinct stipe. Same species as observation #1332027.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Veiled Oyster Pleurotus dryinus

Observer

milopyne

Date

April 25, 2015 11:44 AM EDT

Description

On the Pump Station Trail, Eno River State Park.

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

brianrusso

Date

March 28, 2015 12:35 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

pjd1

Date

April 14, 2015

Description

Lignicolous on dead taraire (Beilschmiedia tarairi) tree stump. Young thallus pinkish grey above, maturing grey; gills of undersides pinkish-grey fading to white. Colonial.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

sandysdad

Date

April 20, 2015 08:04 AM EDT

Description

oyster mushrooms along pleasant creek at pony pasture

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pleurotus pulmonarius Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

marshallwolf

Date

April 19, 2015 11:27 AM MDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Pleurotus is a genus of gilled mushrooms which includes one of the most widely eaten mushrooms, P. ostreatus. Species of Pleurotus may be called oyster, abalone, or tree mushrooms, and are some of the most commonly cultivated edible mushrooms in the world.Pleurotus fungi have been used in mycoremediation of pollutants such as petroleum and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.

No range data available.