Observation 120498: Laccaria bicolor (Maire) P.D. Orton
When: 2012-12-18
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

Proposed Names

-16% (2)
Recognized by sight: growth with Eucalyptus?
30% (2)
Recognized by sight: maybe bicolor, but certainly not fraterna nor laccata (bright purple basal mycelium)

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the purplish color is the key.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-03-30 19:28:06 CEST (+0200)

these beautiful mushrooms grow under a wide range of trees and shrubs.

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-12-21 01:38:27 CET (+0100)

it can also grow with Acacia and Melaleuca

By: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)
2012-12-19 18:53:12 CET (+0100)

It was growing near a knobcone pine and an acacia tree. Fraterna apparently associates with acacia according to Kuo.

Appears like a two-coloured Laccaria
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-12-19 17:29:53 CET (+0100)

Not sure what you have in California, but it’s not laccata

Created: 2012-12-19 16:50:39 CET (+0100)
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