Observation 172682: Rhizopogon Fr. & Nordholm
When: 2014-08-06
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

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Recognized by sight
Used references: NATS Field Guide To Selected Nort5h American Truffles and Truffle-like Fungi. Identification made based on exterior rhizomorphs on exterior of peridium, yellow-to-red peridium. I wish the second photo had been more in focus: I can’t tell if loculate or solid. If loculate, almost certainly Rhizopogon. Unlikely it is solid with rhizomorphs.

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Things that coiuld help, deuteragenie.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-08-07 09:58:19 PDT (-0700)

1) In focus photos. 2) notation about what the fungus looked like when fresh (spongy, superball, soft like a marshmallow, etc.) 3) Likely mycorrhizal host trees (include anything within 150 feet from where fungus was found). 4) Additional photos.

Created: 2014-08-06 11:24:07 PDT (-0700)
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