Observation 34022: Helvella dryophila Vellinga & Nguyen

When: 2010-02-01

Collection location: Menlo Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Found under live oak.

Proposed Names

36% (3)
Recognized by sight
58% (2)
Recognized by sight: growing under oak
Used references: H. lacunosa s.s. is not reported in western North America
See Nguyen, Nhu H., et al. “The Helvella lacunosa species complex in western North America: cryptic species, misapplied names and parasites.” Mycologia 105.5 (2013): 1275-1286.

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By: Emma Harrower (eharrower)
2014-07-07 12:03:56 PDT (-0700)
“H. lacunosa s.s. is not in North America” Too Strong given the few samples in the study.
By: P. Hill (phill)
2014-07-05 22:05:42 PDT (-0700)

see my comment in observation 92266

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