Key to Gilled Mushrooms, the Agarics
Page under construction. The key below will be replaced and currently serves simply to get to the guides for mushrooms with free gills.
|Images by Patrick Leacock unless noted. Gill attachment drawings Attribution: Debivort at the English language Wikipedia.|
Agarics with free gills
Gills not attached to stem or very narrowly attached.
Agarics with attached gills
Gills attached to stem but not decurrent. This includes adnexed, adnate, and notched.
Agarics with decurrent gills
Gills attached broadly to stem, running down stem.
The initial development of this guide page was funded through a Chicago Wilderness grant program supported by the USDA Forest Service Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry, and the US Fish & Wildlife Service; grants of federal monies are administered by the Illinois Conservation Foundation.