Observation 180391: Cantharellus tenuithrix Buyck & V. Hofst.

When: 2014-06-06

Collection location: Big Thicket, Polk Co., Texas, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

Caps up to 3.9 cm across.
Spore print whitish to sl. creamy.
Spores ~ 7.9-8.9 X 4.9-5.1 microns, ellipsoid to elongate.
Q(range) = 1.57-1.76.
Based on the whitish stem and lack of significant anastomosing between the “gills”,
I’m tentatively going with C. tenuithrix.

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Used references: The contribution of tef-1 sequences to species delimitation in the Cantharellus cibarius complex in the southeastern USA by B. Buyck & V. Hofstetter

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Here is the link to the Buyck/Hofstetter paper..
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2014-09-27 01:14:10 CEST (+0200)
could you please …
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-09-27 00:48:18 CEST (+0200)

provide a link to that paper? thx!

cool chantie.

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