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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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damontighe

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January 19, 2017 09:27 AM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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leslie_flint

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January 11, 2017 10:44 AM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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wildmarin

Date

January 5, 2017 10:40 AM PST

Description

very sturdy mushroom with stiff, scaly stipe, tight gills, growing out of live oak stump

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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libbiwu

Date

January 6, 2017 11:41 AM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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kestrel

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January 6, 2017 02:23 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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michiko

Date

December 28, 2016 08:23 AM EST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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lw66

Date

January 1, 2017 04:10 PM PST

Description

Pluteus exiles

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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paloma

Date

December 28, 2016 03:42 PM PST

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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truthseqr

Date

December 27, 2016 11:53 AM PST

Description

Tan mushroom with white gills and stipe. Flat upper surface. Growing on a downed redwood tree that had fallen into one of the old dilapidated structures.

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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dgreenberger

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December 26, 2016 01:10 PM PST

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Square

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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truthseqr

Date

December 24, 2016 09:30 AM PST

Description

Beige mushroom. Center of cap is sunken.
(Upper Wildcat Canyon)

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Deer Mushroom Pluteus cervinus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

December 21, 2016 01:46 PM CST
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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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