Observation 218888: Pisolithus Alb. & Schwein.

When: 2015-10-05

Collection location: Encinitas, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)

No specimen available

With Arbutus

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Arbutus has many species.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-10-17 10:30:58 CDT (-0400)

Which species is this associated with? Kinnikinick? Madrone? Something else?

Host is Arbutus as noted
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2015-10-16 11:19:01 CDT (-0400)

Typical Pisolithus size. About 2" wide at this stage.

Very curious
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-10-16 02:25:37 CDT (-0400)

what the hosts are of these white-peridioled Pisolithus, Jacob. They seem to be almost puffball-like, with very little rooting base, unlike other Pisolithus I’ve seen. Look to be very small. Can you confirm the diameter?

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