Observation 61016: Chroogomphus (Singer) O.K. Mill.
When: 2010-12-19
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Not sure if I should choose the subspecies var. californica or not.

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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) and there are no microscopy images or notes.
83% (1)
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
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Avoid subspecies californicus
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2013-11-19 18:50:09 PST (-0800)

In Orson Miller’s opinion it’s not a good subspecies exactly because you get cases like this where they are particularly large, but are in California.

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