Observation 17388: Chroogomphus (Singer) O.K. Mill.

unusually ornamented cap (prob. due to dry weather)

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:09 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘BAMS meeting, UC Berkeley’ to ‘UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA’


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55% (1)
Recognized by sight: Can look macroscopically identical to C. vinicolor and C. rutilus (which doesn’t appear to occur in the US).
83% (1)
Recognized by sight: Red-brown to orange to ocher color, growing with pine, decurrent gills. Microscopy needed to assign to species.
Used references: Miller Jr., O.K. (2003). The Gomphidiaceae revisited: a worldwide perspective. Mycologia 95(1): 176-183.

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-01-31 02:56:23 CST (-0600)

Collected under a Pine tree, growing alongside Suillus at City College of San Francisco.

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