Observation 13464: Chroogomphus (Singer) O.K. Mill.
When: 2008-11-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Based on macroscopic features, including cross-hatched gills, dull brown-ruddy cap, long orange-tinted stipe, and proximity to Pinus contorta, a favorite host of this species.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:18 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Entrance Cape Lookout State Park, Tillamook County, OR’ to ‘Entrance, Cape Lookout State Park, Tillamook Co., Oregon, USA

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78% (2)
Used references: Aurora’s Mushrooms Demystified
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: Can look macroscopically identical to C. vinicolor and C. rutilus (which doesn’t appear to occur in the US).
83% (1)
Recognized by sight: Red-brown to orange to ocher color, growing with pine, decurrent gills. Microscopy needed to assign to species.
Used references: Miller Jr., O.K. (2003). The Gomphidiaceae revisited: a worldwide perspective. Mycologia 95(1): 176-183.

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