Observation 95885: Gautieria monticola Harkn.
When: 2012-05-27
Who: Byrain
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Growing under Pinus ponderosa & Abies concolor next to a creek, P. lambertiana, Pseudotsuga, and Quercus kelloggii could of been nearby.

Edit: They produce a strong unpleasant odor, somewhat relatable to radishes.

Spore range = (11) 12 – 13 × 6 – 7 μ
Average spore = 12.4 × 6.57 μ
Average Q = 1.91
15 spores measured.

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Recognized by sight: Gautieria monticola was the common one this past week, but we had six species of Gautieria up there last week…
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By: Byrain
2012-05-31 09:41:05 PDT (-0700)

I was given the name by Alan, but I couldn’t figure out the spelling last night. I’m pretty sure I still have these and will try keying them out later with Gautieria in North America which I just found at mykoweb. :)

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