Observation 154279: Cantharellus formosus Corner
When: 2013-11-27
No herbarium specimen

Notes: How many Chanterelles are there?

Proposed Names

-56% (1)
Recognized by sight
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: a very unfamiliar-looking species. Undescribed?
76% (2)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Used references: Redhead, Arora – C. formosus apparently can have brown fibrils in dry weather

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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Whoa!
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-12-05 16:55:52 CST (-0500)

The cap texture (visible along the margin in both photos) is covered in fine dark fibrils!
The gills are a weird pinkish-beige (reminiscent of Hydnum caps).
The stipe looks stout.

edited – see notes on C. formosus proposal above

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