Observation 208611: Craterellus fallax A.H. Sm.

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By: Bill Harms (Botanybill)
2015-07-04 01:40:54 SAST (+0200)


I just read a little bit about these two species, and it looks like this is a classic lumping and splitting thing. I am sure that with more phylogenetic studies we will see more of this in the future.

C. fallax is an eastern NA black trumpet.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-07-04 01:34:10 SAST (+0200)

C. cornucopiodes is a European name for a white spored black trumpet that has been applied to a western NA species.

Here in Pennsylvania I have collected a white-spored trumpet under conifers. But by far the most common trumpet I encounter is the orange/yellow-spored C. fallax.

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