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When: 2006-12-31

Collection location: Salt Point State Park, Sonoma Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

No specimen available

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Proposed Names

27% (3)
Used references: Trudell, Steve and Joe Ammirati. 2009. Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest. Timber Press Field Guide, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon. 349p.
Breitenbach J. and F. Kranzlin. 1986. Fungi of Switzerland Vol. 2. Mykologia, Luzern. 412p.

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cool Darv! I remember finding that one with you!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-11-04 09:25:23 CST (-0600)

and the habitat is spot-on too…disturbed ground (right along the road cut).

Not Multiclavula mucida
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-11-03 22:20:09 CST (-0600)

or at least not what it looks like in E. North America

I wonder…
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2009-09-23 16:06:49 CDT (-0500)

This is an unusually perfectly-formed fruiting body for Multiclavula mucida. I Actually, the fact that there is only one(?) makes me wonder if it’s Multiclavula at all. Would you say this was clearly associated with algae? From the photo it could go either way, or even be associated with moss instead. Just curious. Trying to get my head around this genus and clean up the (few) observations on MO…