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Bulbous Honey Fungus (Armillaria gallica) Habitat: Growing in a cluster on wood at the base of an old chestnut oak tree in a dense mixed hardwood/pine forest. Northwest Georgia.<br />
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Gills: lamellulae present, cream colored, slightly decurrent<br />
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Stipe: white. bulbous and yellow-stained near the base. flimsy (cobwebby) white ring zone<br />
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Cap: brown with white veil remnants. appears fuzzy.<br />
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Spore print: White.<br />
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Gills: lamellulae present, cream colored, slightly decurrent<br />
<br />
Stipe: white. bulbous and yellow-stained near the base. flimsy (cobwebby) white ring zone<br />
<br />
Cap: brown with white veil remnants. appears fuzzy.<br />
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Spore print: White.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64633/bulbous_honey_fungus_armillaria_gallica.html<br />
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Cluster of brown-capped mushrooms white veil remnants that give them a fuzzy appearance. Cream-colored gills have lamellulae present are cream colored and slightly decurrent. Stipe is white, bulbous, and stained yellow near the base. A flimsy (cobwebby) white ring zone is present. Spore print is white.<br />
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Habitat:<br />
Growing in a cluster on wood at the base of an old chestnut oak tree in a dense mixed hardwood/pine forest. Northwest Georgia.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64633/bulbous_honey_fungus_armillaria_gallica.html<br />
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Bulbous Honey Fungus (Armillaria gallica)

Habitat: Growing in a cluster on wood at the base of an old chestnut oak tree in a dense mixed hardwood/pine forest. Northwest Georgia.

Gills: lamellulae present, cream colored, slightly decurrent

Stipe: white. bulbous and yellow-stained near the base. flimsy (cobwebby) white ring zone

Cap: brown with white veil remnants. appears fuzzy.

Spore print: White.

Bulbous Honey Fungus (Armillaria gallica) Habitat: Growing in a cluster on wood at the base of an old chestnut oak tree in a dense mixed hardwood/pine forest. Northwest Georgia.<br />
<br />
Gills: lamellulae present, cream colored, slightly decurrent<br />
<br />
Stipe: white. bulbous and yellow-stained near the base. flimsy (cobwebby) white ring zone<br />
<br />
Cap: brown with white veil remnants. appears fuzzy.<br />
<br />
Spore print: White.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64633/bulbous_honey_fungus_armillaria_gallica.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64631/bulbous_honey_fungus_armillaria_gallica.html Armillaria gallica,Fall,Geotagged,United States

Bulbous Honey Fungus (Armillaria gallica) Description:<br />
Cluster of brown-capped mushrooms white veil remnants that give them a fuzzy appearance. Cream-colored gills have lamellulae present are cream colored and slightly decurrent. Stipe is white, bulbous, and stained yellow near the base. A flimsy (cobwebby) white ring zone is present. Spore print is white.<br />
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Habitat:<br />
Growing in a cluster on wood at the base of an old chestnut oak tree in a dense mixed hardwood/pine forest. Northwest Georgia.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64633/bulbous_honey_fungus_armillaria_gallica.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/64632/bulbous_honey_fungus_armillaria_gallica.html Armillaria gallica,Fall,Geotagged,United States

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''Armillaria gallica'' is a species of honey mushroom in the family Physalacriaceae of the order Agaricales. The species is a common and ecologically important wood-decay fungus that can live as a saprobe, or as an opportunistic parasite in weakened tree hosts to cause root or butt rot. It is found in temperate regions of Asia, North America, and Europe. The species forms fruit bodies singly or in groups in soil or rotting wood. The fungus has been inadvertently introduced to South Africa. ''Armillaria.. more

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Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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Uploaded Aug 8, 2018. Captured Dec 3, 2017 13:10 in 381 Dally Cove Rd, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/5.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm