Armillaria root rot, Armillaria tabescens  (Agaricales: Marasmiaceae) - 5492508

Armillaria root rot
Armillaria tabescens (Scop.) Emel

Descriptor: Fruiting Bodies
Description: Parasitic and/or saprobic on hardwood roots. Prolific late summer and early fall mushroom popping up in lawns and on forest floors in tight clusters that share a basal anchor to the ground which connects to hardwood roots underground. Armillaria tabescens synonym. Note white spore print on ground.
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Image location: United States, Ohio, Ohio, United States

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Name: Curtis E. Young
Organization: The Ohio State University
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Thursday, March 07, 2013
Image Information last updated on Wednesday, May 01, 2013