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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 側耳屬
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    • Pleurotus
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    • Setas
  • English
    • Oyster Mushroom

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Recent observations

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Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

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littleriver

Date

August 2, 2015 04:50 PM EDT

Description

And chanterelles

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Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

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milopyne

Date

July 29, 2015 11:33 AM EDT

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Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

rjadams55

Date

February 1, 2015

Description

Safe from the skillet in Big Basin State Park, The Oyster Mushroom is one of the tastiest of central California's native mushrooms.

This was found on an excellent mushroom tour led by Christian Schwarz of Redwood Coast Tours.

www.redwoodcoasttours.com/

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Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

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kassie2

Date

July 14, 2015 06:28 PM CDT

Description

Found at Chautauqua NWR

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Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

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colleencosgrove

Date

July 25, 2015 11:39 AM EDT

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Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

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corychia

Date

July 8, 2015

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Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

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reallifeecology

Date

June 1, 2015 11:18 PM EDT

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Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

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tiggrx

Date

July 11, 2015

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Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

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nationat

Date

April 28, 2015

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Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

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ephraimz

Date

July 12, 2015 01:36 PM EDT

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Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

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julio

Date

July 5, 2015

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Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

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laurahikes

Date

July 10, 2015 11:27 AM PDT
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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.