Observation 15186: Hypomyces chrysospermus Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2008-12-10

Collection location: Sebastopol, Sonoma Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

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By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2008-12-11 06:33:52 PST (-0800)


How did you decide on H. chrysospermus for the attacker of these beautiful red beasts? I was taught that chrysospermus was particular to the Boletaceae and closely related taxa. Is that now considered incorrect?

Very best,


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