Using this group to ID mushrooms
unicorn1 at nando.net
Mon Nov 13 11:47:21 EST 1995
griner at ultranet.com (George Riner) wrote:
>How best to use this group to get identifcation help on a fungus?
I agree that id'ing by e-mail is tricky, indeed. My one question about
Blewits should point that out. I was really asking if anyone in NC had
positively ID'ed it but got opinions from everywhere _except_ NC.
>Perhaps a bionet.mycology.id group?
Wasn't this discussed and turned down a while back?
>Or is this just too difficult and too tempting for some to post a
>description, get a response and consider it done and eat the thing
>only to regret it later and feel that someone who ventured to ID a
>fungus over e-mail/newsgroup postings is to blame?
Beggars can't be choosers! I agree with the post that
If in doubt, throw it out!!
Unless you like the thrill of having your stomach pumped.
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