Observation 167280: Xeromphalina campanella group

When: 2014-05-30

Collection location: Mount Mitchell, Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

12% (3)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: On Fraser fir logs
27% (3)
Eyes3
Used references: Aldrovandi et al, 2015: “The Xeromphalina campanella/kauffmanii complex: species delineation and biogeographical patterns of speciation” – https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26297781

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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X. campanella indistinguishable from X. enigmatica without mating studies or DNA
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2017-12-14 12:26:58 PST (-0800)

Xeromphalina campanella can be distinguished from X. enigmatica only by mating studies or DNA sequencing. They’re effectively identical in macroscopic features, microscopic features, chemical features, geographic location, and substrate preference.

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