Observation 65463: Alpova diplophloeus (Zeller & C.W.Dodge)Trapp & A.H. Sm
When: 2008-09-05
Herbarium specimen reported
0 Sequences

Growing under Alnus rubra.
UBC Coll.no: F16602

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
lovely examples of a rarely pictured young stage of this truffle…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-04-13 11:32:40 AEST (+1000)

with its pale, tan peridium and dirty yellow, marbled interior. Contrast this with more mature specimens shown here:

The Trappe Truffle book shows Alpova diplophloeus at maturity. It also has a very nice description of young material like this.

“North American Truffles”, page 20.

Created: 2011-04-13 10:33:44 AEST (+1000)
Last modified: 2011-04-13 10:33:44 AEST (+1000)
Viewed: 129 times, last viewed: 2017-07-06 19:38:41 AEST (+1000)
Show Log