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    • Pleurotus
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    • Oyster Mushroom

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

evelynch

Date

December 21, 2014 04:00 PM PST

Description

huge fungi! Growing on a dead tree near a stream.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rustyniknax

Date

January 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lg_price

Date

January 24, 2015 02:09 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 16, 2015 02:26 PM PST

Description

On fallen oak.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

wlud

Date

December 27, 2014 04:49 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Date

January 7, 2015 01:24 PM PST

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Square

What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

coffearobusta42

Date

December 27, 2014 04:12 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Mushroom Genus Pleurotus

Observer

beachbumagg

Date

December 20, 2014 01:31 PM CST

Description

Fungi growing on a fallen tree along the Trinity River.

Photos / Sounds

What

oyster mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

camelcreek

Date

January 1, 2015

Description

Mushroom on dead wood 'oak'

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

scadwell

Date

December 31, 2014 03:49 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

scadwell

Date

December 30, 2014 01:24 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) Pleurotus ostreatus

Observer

scadwell

Date

December 29, 2014 11:09 AM EST
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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.