Observation 11930: Geopora cooperi Harkn.

When: 2008-09-26

Collection location: Shuswap Valley, British Columbia, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)

No specimen available

Notes:
they tasted very grood, I also found some in Northern Idaho USA

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Copyright © 2008 Johannes Harnisch
first photo found in Idaho
Copyright © 2008 Johannes Harnisch
first photo found in Idaho
Copyright © 2008 Johannes Harnisch
first photo found in Idaho
Copyright © 2008 Johannes Harnisch
first photo found in Idaho

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: out side minutly fuzy or velvety, inside rinckled
Used references: David Arora, Peterson Field Guide

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By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2008-10-04 21:54:35 CDT (-0500)

I dont know besides mostly boiling them I have never eaten bacon

Did they taste like bacon if fried?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-10-04 03:02:17 CDT (-0500)

The late Henry Pavelek, long-time president of the North American Truffling Society, claimed Geopora cooperi was his favorite eating truffle. Said it tasted like bacon.

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