Observation 30745: Helvella vespertina Nguyen & Vellinga

When: 2009-12-19

Collection location: Caspar, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available


[admin – Thu Feb 10 03:25:59 +0000 2011]: Changed location name from ‘Caspar, California, USA’ to ‘Caspar, Mendocino Co., California, USA



Proposed Names

-72% (2)
Recognized by sight: fist sized fruit body.
49% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: growing with pines
Used references: H. lacunosa s.s. is not in North America
See Nguyen, Nhu H., et al. “The Helvella lacunosa species complex in western North America: cryptic species, misapplied names and parasites.” Mycologia 105.5 (2013): 1275-1286.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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glad that you have the time …
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-07-04 14:38:16 EDT (-0400)

to do this nomenclatural housekeeping!

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