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    • 난버섯
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    • 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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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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serpophaga

Date

March 23, 2013

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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ian29

Date

September 13, 2016 05:11 PM JST

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(Somewhere...)

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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lauragossage

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September 9, 2016 12:38 PM EDT

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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phil-at-rubicon

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September 10, 2016 03:20 PM AEST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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bedwards144

Date

September 6, 2016 11:09 AM EDT

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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kalibardo

Date

September 2, 2016

Description

Gray-brown cap with umbo. Striate stipe, same color. Seems to have dark salmon spores. I think I'm seeing free gills. Someone on Mushroom Observer identified it - Pluteus cervinus group.

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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marknenadov

Date

September 2, 2016 10:47 AM EDT

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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sarahlynch

Date

August 31, 2016 08:16 AM EDT

Description

This was found on the ground, not on wood. Could be something else.

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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brassburlap

Date

August 28, 2016 12:37 PM CDT

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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ellana

Date

August 26, 2016 07:07 PM CDT

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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marykeim

Date

September 13, 2014 09:25 AM EDT

Description

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville, Brevard County, FL, September 2014.

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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marykeim

Date

September 13, 2014 09:27 AM EDT

Description

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville, Brevard County, FL, September 2014.

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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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