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    • Pleurotus
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

icosahedron

Date

December 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:39 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:42 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:42 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

15869218147_68bd4566f7_s

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:42 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:42 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:43 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

15869203467_9dae93c86d_s

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:43 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:43 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

16029172446_7bca815732_s

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:43 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

15867662660_aecc568bd0_s

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:43 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

awiladzi

Date

December 17, 2014 03:43 PM PST

Place

Alert Bay BC (Google, OSM)
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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.