Observation 139230: Hypomyces chrysospermus Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2013-07-09

Collection location: Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: chandler (kensingtonmd)

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These growing in grass under an oak and several had become completely consumed by this white fungi.

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Hypomyces chrysospermus is parasitic on boletes
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-07-09 19:29:44 CDT (-0400)

and their close underground relatives, Rhizopogons. The white portion over-running your Boletes is H. chrysospermus. The Boletus host may well be B. bicolor group.

Created: 2013-07-09 16:50:31 CDT (-0400)
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