Observation 183063: Cantharellus congolensis Beeli
When: 2014-02-06

Notes: Purchased in the friday Mahamasina Market in downtown Antanannarivo. Edible, beautiful and delicious.

Substrate: in soil

Habitat: Eucalyptus forest

Ecoregion: Madagascar Subhumid Forests (AT0118) WWF | WKP

Collectors: D. Newman, J. Shay & R. Letsara

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Debbie
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-10-20 16:25:31 PDT (-0700)

All eucalypts in Madagascar are non-native. C. congolensis is also known from mainland Africa, hence the name. I’m not sure of the tree associations outside of Madagascar off the top of my head.

whoa now!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-10-20 07:38:46 PDT (-0700)

a blue chanterelle growing with Eucalyptus in Madagascar???

are Eucs native to Madagascar? Does this chanti also grow in the Congo/Tanzania, and with what tree?

Que raro.

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