Observation 80280: Bondarzewia occidentalis Jia J. Chen, B.K. Cui & Y.C. Dai

When: 2011-10-22

Collection location: Redwood Park, Arcata, Humboldt Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chris Berry (avalanch)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: New name for the Western North American “Bondarzewia mesenterica”, which is not the same as the European species.
Used references: Chen, J., Cui, B., He, S., Cooper, J. A., Barrett, M. D., Chen, J., … & Dai, Y. (2016). Molecular phylogeny and global diversity of the remarkable genus Bondarzewia (Basidiomycota, Russulales). Mycologia, 108(4), 697-708.

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Interesting rare fungus
By: Chris Berry (avalanch)
2011-10-22 21:39:42 EDT (-0400)

I tasted a small piece. the flavor and texture are excellent.

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