Observation 117491: Rhizopogon Fr. & Nordholm

When: 2012-11-11

Collection location: Jenkinson Lake, El Dorado Co., California, USA [Click for map]

38.7188° -120.5642° 1072m

Who: Mike McCurdy (lesmcurdy)

Specimen available

Site 1

These truffles were found in a mixed conifer forest at the base of a large cedar. The trees in a 60 ft. radius included cedar, douglas fir, ponderosa pine,sugar pine, and black oak.

The first habitat photo faces north, then east, south, and west.

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Recognized by sight: By Dr. Mike Castellano

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Rhizopogon species
By: Michael Castellano (trufflercaz)
2012-11-21 11:07:48 CST (-0500)

Nice find of an unusual Rhizopogon species. I haven’t keyed it out but it is not one of the usual suspects.

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