Name: Cantharellus chicagoensis Leacock, J. Riddell, Rui Zhang & G.M Muell.
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Cantharellus chicagoensis

Author: Leacock, J. Riddell, Rui Zhang & G.M Muell.

Citation: Mycologia 108(5): 767 (2016)


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Cantharellales

Genus: Cantharellus

Brief Description:

Pileus yellow, margin when immature often greenish yellow; surface dry, glabrous to squamulose when mature. Hymenium orange yellow, decurrent; ridges with regular to interconnected forking. Stipe yellow. Staining brownish orange. Context of pileus and stipe white, solid. Odor and taste mild. Spore print pale yellow. Basidiospores 6–9 X 4–5.5 μm. Molecular sequence data from ITS2 and EF1a distinguish this species from other Cantharellus species.

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