Observation 112466: Rhizopogon rubescens (Tul. & C. Tul.) Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2012-09-27

Collection location: Bonnechere Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)

No specimen available

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58% (1)
Recognized by sight
84% (1)
Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified; NATS Field Guide; Smith, Smith & Weber How to Know the Non-Gilled Mushrooms.

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This matches Rhizopogon rubescens in all regards.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-12-19 00:09:16 CST (-0500)

The rhizomorphs are red; the peridium is red in cross-section; the bruised gleba is red. Is there a question?

By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2012-10-06 11:14:26 CDT (-0400)

I’ve never seen a pogie with a point! It also looks slightly scaly on the outside.

Created: 2012-10-06 00:53:48 CDT (-0400)
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