Observation 90993: Hydnum umbilicatum Peck
When: 2012-03-26
No herbarium specimen

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73% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: growing under bay laurel and huckleberry
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: pale, no “bellybutton” in center of cap. these usually grow much larger than umbillicatum, but are prob. just starting out.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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is it possible you have both?
By: baforager
2012-04-23 22:02:07 CDT (-0400)

The first image looks like repandum, but the second image looks like umbilicatum with one repandum. I’m pretty sure I have collected Umbilcatum and repandum in close proximity to each other in Marin. Could you possibly have both in the photos?

fair enough.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-03-26 22:37:27 CST (-0500)

if you saw the characters in hand, that’s good enough for me.

other specimens
By: Matt Shapiro (trepverter)
2012-03-26 22:36:31 CST (-0500)

collected at the same site and time had the characteristic “belly button” of hydnum umbilicatum. There were also no pines present which from my limited experience, is the usual partner for hydnum repandum.

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