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

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Recent observations

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What

Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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alan_rockefeller

Date

December 28, 2009

Description

Growing in wood chips.

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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alan_rockefeller

Date

March 2, 2008

Description

Growing on Bay.

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Square

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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truthseqr

Date

November 25, 2016 08:35 AM PST

Description

Tri-colored brown mushrooms with dark center. (Coyote Trail)

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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john54

Date

November 25, 2016 09:16 AM CST

Description

Thought it might be a honey because it grew in a cluster, but I'm fairly sure it's a fawn mushroom like the ones I saw all over today

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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john54

Date

November 25, 2016 08:32 AM CST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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dpom

Date

November 24, 2016 12:03 PM PST

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Square

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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joshuacsmith1

Date

November 22, 2016 01:50 PM EST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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dpom

Date

November 17, 2016 02:11 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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marcrivera9

Date

November 16, 2016 10:58 AM PST

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Square

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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msv56

Date

November 12, 2016 03:21 PM CET

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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iadamist

Date

November 10, 2016 04:39 PM PST

Description

on dead fir or oak

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Square

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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gianluigi1951

Date

October 26, 2009
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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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