Observation 30857: Xeromphalina campanella group

When: 2009-12-24

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

Who: Ryane Snow (snowman)

No specimen available


Proposed Names

55% (3)
Recognized by sight: found on rotting conifer log in coastal mixed conifer forest <1 mile inland
Used references: MD p.222; Trudell and Ammirati, p.132
84% (1)
Used references: Aldrovandi et al, 2015: “The Xeromphalina campanella/kauffmanii complex: species delineation and biogeographical patterns of speciation” – https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26297781

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X. campanella indistinguishable from X. enigmatica without mating studies or DNA
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2017-12-14 14:09:49 CST (-0600)

Xeromphalina campanella can be distinguished from X. enigmatica only by mating studies or DNA sequencing. They’re effectively identical in macroscopic features, microscopic features, chemical features, geographic location, and substrate preference.

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