Observation 5854: Chroogomphus (Singer) O.K. Mill.
When: 2008-01-02
No herbarium specimen

Notes: While on my morning walk (in a park where picking is illegal),I stopped to admire one of these that I’d seen a few days ago, wishing that I could have one to draw at home. Farther along my walk, I traveled along an animal track and, yikes, look what I found! Is that cosmic or what?!

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55% (1)
Recognized by sight: Can look macroscopically identical to C. vinicolor and C. rutilus (which doesn’t appear to occur in the US).
83% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Red-brown to orange to ocher color, growing with pine, decurrent gills. Microscopy needed to assign to species.
Used references: Miller Jr., O.K. (2003). The Gomphidiaceae revisited: a worldwide perspective. Mycologia 95(1): 176-183.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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