No Common Name Sarcodon atroviridis (Morgan) Banker  

Status:

Found solitary or in groups on ground in deciduous or mixed forests.

Description:

Cap: Varied from yellowish to gray with green / black tints; broadly convex; stains black when handled. Fertile surface: Brownish spines (paler in age); crowded. Stalk: Color of cap; smooth; hollow in age; stains black when handled. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 6 records in the project database.

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Sarcodon atroviridis (cap) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/16/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Sarcodon atroviridis in Howard Co., Maryland (9/19/2015). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Sarcodon atroviridis (fruiting body) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/16/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Sarcodon atroviridis in Howard Co., Maryland (8/16/2013). The stalks became stained black from handling. Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores of Sarcodon atroviridis in Howard Co., Maryland (9/27/2015). Highly irregular, very warted; measured 7.4-8.8 X 5.5-6.7 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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