Observation 119822: Cantharellus subalbidus Smith & Morse

When: 2012-12-13

Collection location: Boulder Creek, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Matt Snow (mattsn0w)

No specimen available

Found pushing up out of deep oak/madrone duff. Within a few feet of small tan oak, and ~1FT. from small tan oak branches rooting from the ground. Very cold out up here near Jamison Creek today. High 40s to low 50s.

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nice find
By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2012-12-24 08:42:30 CST (+0800)

Really cool find! Haven’t seen this species around here yet.

Either odd color in photos or mixed collection, Matt.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-12-24 05:38:51 CST (+0800)

I agree the yellow hymenium could be Cantharellus californicus. But the white hymenium looks much more like Cantharellus subalbidus, at least to me.

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