Oyster mushrooms??????

Discussion in 'Illinois' started by millertime69, Oct 20, 2014.

  1. millertime69

    millertime69 Morel Enthusiast

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    Just wondering if someone can positively identify these as oysters? I am in central illinois and have never found them before. Thanks https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1579988185555432&set=a.1391712451049674.1073741829.100006327974024&type=1&theater
     
  2. jmerx

    jmerx Morel Connoisseur

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    It won't let me view your pic
     

  3. millertime69

    millertime69 Morel Enthusiast

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    sorry, try again I made it public
     
  4. millertime69

    millertime69 Morel Enthusiast

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    jmerx I reposted that as public if you could take another look
     
  5. Old Elm

    Old Elm Morel Connoisseur

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  6. Old Elm

    Old Elm Morel Connoisseur

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    Millertime69 , what did you find yours growing out of Wood/Dirt ect.?? Hard to tell exactly what you have from your picture, looks like yr floating them in water??.
     
  7. Old Elm

    Old Elm Morel Connoisseur

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    You could "GOOGLE" oyster images and see alot of different pictures of them too... Happy Hunting,but be careful eating anything ya don't positively know.
     
  8. millertime69

    millertime69 Morel Enthusiast

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    Yes they are in water, they were half on a rotted log and half growing out of the base in dirt
     
  9. millertime69

    millertime69 Morel Enthusiast

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    I did a google search but since its the first time I have seen them in my area Im not real convinced, would really like to try them if they are true oysters
     
  10. jack

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    The ones floating in water look like Blewets ( Clitocybe nuda )
     
  11. millertime69

    millertime69 Morel Enthusiast

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    Thanks Jack, that is what they are
     
  12. misskay

    misskay Morel Connoisseur

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    I cant see the pic :(
     
  13. misskay

    misskay Morel Connoisseur

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    Hey OldElm did you grab those honeys behind them?
     
  14. Old Elm

    Old Elm Morel Connoisseur

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    Yup.....
    Over here in Wisconie, :wink:
     
  15. misskay

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    im hungry Morel Connoisseur

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    lod elm,were there any aborted entolomas round those honeys? do they grow there?