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|Scientific Name:Pholiota aurivella; Family Stropharaceae;
Habitat: Dead Wood.
Color: Cap is yellow - brown, scales red-brown. Yellow-brown stalk
Size: Cap is 3-15 cm in diameter, 4, stalk is 10 cm long, 12 cm thick
Gills: Attached, broad, close.
Edibility: Edible, not recommended
Characteristics: This mushroom grows in clusters on dead wood. It is very slimy. Its range is north into Canada, south as far as Tennesee, west to Washington State in the North, New Mexico in the south. It has a wide cap, convex to slightly flat.
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