Observation 143524: Pterospora andromedea Nutt.

When: 2013-08-20

Collection location: Mount Jefferson Wilderness, Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)

No specimen available

Location: Mowich Lake. West side of Cascade Range, about 5100 feet elevation. Mixed conifer forest.
This mycotrophic flower was within 5 feet of the Russula of observation 143523.
Perhaps Pterospora?
Can anyone tell me whether there is a unique or preferred relationship between this plant and some genera/species of fungus?

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