Observation 173705: Craterellus olivaceus Y. Lamoureux nom. prov.

has the color scheme of Thelephora vialis, but considerably more fragile, considerably smaller, and lacking any distinctive odor. Presumed to be a species of Craterellus, but no matching species found as of yet.

Substrate: in moss at base of tree beside Observation 173434

Habitat: mixed deciduous + coniferous temperate rainforest, ~4500 ft.

Collectors: L. Gallagher & D. Newman

Collected for the 2014 Fleshy Fungi of the Highlands Plateau course, taught by Andy Methven at the Highlands Biological Station in Highlands, North Carolina.

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thanks, Herbert.
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-08-20 13:33:01 CDT (-0400)

this sp. was conspicuously absent from the references I checked. always nice to get such unequivocal matches. cheers.

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