Observation 161117: Rhizopogon Fr. & Nordholm
When: 2014-03-09
Who: fewteeth
No herbarium specimen

Notes: found under a load of oak firewood which was exposed to dry through most of the summer. Spores could have come from anywhere in the forests on the Western slopes of the Rockies.

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Eye3
Recognized by sight: obviously a puffball, but not one I can find named in my references
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Eyes3
Recognized by sight

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Rhizopogon confirmed.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-03-10 05:10:45 PDT (-0700)

Rhizomorphs present. Stain dirty yellow. Locules also present, but very small.

Host unlikely to be “firewood.” Host for Rhizopogons needs to be alive.

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