Observation 22986: Cantharellus lateritius (Berk.) Singer

found growing on hill side under white oak. Next to the ones in the pic are buried ones that i found very close by pic #2. Taste pleasant and smells like apricots.

Proposed Names

44% (3)
Recognized by sight: found growing under Oak
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed pages 662 to 663
Based on microscopic features: spores 10 microns elliptical smooth spore print light yellow
Based on chemical features: Red in KOH

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-07-07 05:03:19 PDT (-0700)

Doesn’t look like the veined hymenium of Cantharellus cibarius, are you sure it’s not another, lateritius perhaps?

Created: 2009-07-06 21:21:03 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2009-07-06 21:21:03 PDT (-0700)
Viewed: 58 times, last viewed: 2017-06-05 22:29:15 PDT (-0700)
Show Log