Observation 220916: Elaphomyces granulatus Fr.

When: 2015-09-14

Collection location: Wilkes-Barre Twp., Luzerne Co, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

No specimen available

Hypogeus attached to yellow mycelium of Elaphocordyceps ophioglossoides. I attached 4 photos because I couldn’t determine which was clearest.

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Used references: North American Truffles

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By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2015-10-29 18:45:22 -02 (-0200)

This is the only one that I dug up in this area, but I have two other locations were I find them and have never been careful enough to dig around them to locate “false Truffles”. The mushrooms in those locations also have heavy yellow rhizomorphs.

Did you find
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-10-28 18:24:55 -02 (-0200)

any nearby non-parasitized Elaphomyces?

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