Observation 47149: Gautieria Vittad.

When: 2010-06-18

Collection location: Pipi Valley, El Dorado Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

Notes:
Created a shrump.

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Used references: Field Guide to North American Truffles

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The spore length
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-06-20 16:42:58 CDT (-0500)

works well with Gautieria, but the width is smaller than anything I have reference to. May be a little immature? The lack of a strong odor suggests immaturity as well. Chance of a species unknown to me as well.

spores / odor
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-06-20 14:52:47 CDT (-0500)

It had a slight unpleasant odor.

The spores are 10 – 12 × 5 – 6 microns, spindle shaped, longitudinally striate, with an acute apex and the other end truncate.

Gautieria
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-06-20 11:47:57 CDT (-0500)

river delta columella (white in the gleba) very descriptive.

If found during a warm day, this could have a very strong odor. Did you notice any?

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