Tapinella atrotomentosa

Velvet-footed Pax

Description

Description

Common Name: Velvet-footed Pax

 Also known as: Paxillus atrotomentosus Fairly easy to identify as it only grows on stumps and logs from conifers. It has a very nice and strong reaction to Ammonia on the cap and stem staining bright purple. 

Links:

Observations:

National Audubon Society Field guide to Mushrooms, Gary Lincoff 322(670)

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Events

  • Mushroom art class 1
    • 01/14/2023
    • Sewickley
  • Mushroom art class 2
    • 02/25/2023
    • Sewickley
  • Monthly Meeting
    • 03/21/2023
    • Pittsburgh
  • Monthly Meeting
    • 04/18/2023
    • Pittsburgh
  • Dark Hollow Woods with the Oakmont Garden Club
    • 04/29/2023
    • Oakmont
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