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  • Russian
    • Плютей олений
  • English
    • Deer Mushroom
    • Fawn Mushroom
  • Scientific Names
    • Pluteus cervinus
    • Pluteus atricapillus

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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robberfly

Date

February 9, 2016 01:26 PM PST

Description

Large. size of tea cup saucers

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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richardwasson

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February 6, 2016

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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pmdenn

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February 3, 2016 12:11 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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damontighe

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January 31, 2016 04:17 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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damontighe

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January 31, 2016 03:45 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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damontighe

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January 31, 2016 02:56 PM PST

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Square

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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kueda

Date

January 30, 2016 01:51 PM PST

Description

seems to be growing from wood.

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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dpom

Date

January 28, 2016 12:08 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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laurus_nobilis

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March 21, 2015

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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damontighe

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January 22, 2016 03:01 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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evelynch

Date

January 17, 2016 11:00 AM PST

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Square

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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bjoelle

Date

January 18, 2016 01:44 PM PST

Description

three at the base of a stump

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Description from Wikipedia

Pluteus cervinus, also known as Pluteus atricapillus and commonly known as the deer shield or the deer or fawn mushroom, is a mushroom that belongs to the large genus Pluteus. It is found on rotten logs, roots and tree stumps and is widely distributed. It can also grow on sawdust and other wood waste. Being very variable in appearance, it has been divided into several varieties or subspecies, some of which are sometimes considered species in...

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