Species: Beech Knight (Tricholoma sciodes)

Family: Gilled Mushrooms (TRICHOLOMATACEAE)

Category: Fungi

Location: One Sighting

A. Fungi

More extensive information on fungi can be found in a separate blog post.

B. Gilled Mushrooms (TRICHOLOMATACEAE)

This large family of mushrooms contains a variety of types, and may actually be a “wastebasket taxon”, a group that includes species that do not readily fit into other more definable groups.

C. Beech Knight (Tricholoma sciodes)

The white or grey-white cap darkens towards a brown apex and pales towards the edge.