Observation 113567: Elaphocordyceps capitata (Holmsk.) G.H. Sung, J.M. Sung & Spatafora
When: 2012-10-15
(19.5168° -97.0594° 2623m)
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Under pine but very near oak.

Spores 32 × 3, 38 × 3, 28 × 3, 38 × 3, 36 × 3, 37 × 3, 35 × 3.

Herbarium specimen in the “El Saucal” bag.

Observation for the truffle is obs 115184.

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Proposed Names

29% (1)
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Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: Larger spore size. In between the size reported for E. capitata and E. longisegmentis.

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By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-11-01 05:22:51 PDT (-0700)

look at the structure on the outer surface of the stroma – like a palisade in longisegmentis, interwoven in capitata:
http://www.indianamushrooms.com/...

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