Observation 34469: Cantharellus californicus Arora & Dunham
When: 2010-03-02
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing under live oak, not sure which species. Golden, trumpet shaped, false gills, large, mild smell of pumpkin (or what others call “apricot”).

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:03 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Auburn, CA’ to ‘Auburn, California, USA

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Recognized by sight: It was a chanterelle.

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Sorry, no photo is available…
By: Jordan Wittman (weaselfish)
2010-03-04 19:20:22 PST (-0800)

Sorry, no photo is available…although I could just snap one of the Chanties I grabbed down in the bay this past weekend and call it the same. I just stumbled across this sight while searching the web to see what others are finding where in California. The sighting was a few weeks back, toward the end of January. I was pretty darn surprised myself.

I was looking into renting a house with a few friends on the edge of town, and sure enough the yard was sprinkled with ‘em. Didn’t end up moving in, though that was a definite bonus for that place!

Photo?
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2010-03-04 12:31:35 PST (-0800)

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