Observation 130090: Dacryopinax G.W. Martin

It had a mild, fungal taste. Consistency congruent with a Craterellus, though the rarity of chanterelles in the Amazon made us doubt this idea.

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-43% (3)
Recognized by sight
47% (2)
Recognized by sight: compare with Observation 59737
30% (2)
Used references: Key in Mycotaxon 13: 428-430 (1981)

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-03-11 17:38:11 PDT (-0700)


is what Læssøe calls D. martinii as it occurs in Ecuador.

were they scoped?
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-03-11 16:39:01 PDT (-0700)
By: Daniel Winkler (Mushroaming)
2013-03-11 09:59:05 PDT (-0700)

Yes, Dacryopinax spathularia is the obvious choice, if it wasn’t for the ridges, something that is not reported to my knowledge for D.spatularia and which made me suspect Craterellus.

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