When: 2007-04-21

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

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

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NOT T. gibbosum
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-08-11 03:38:47 CST (+0800)

Sorry, Darvin. Just found the enlarged photo, and the foreground is of a different Rhizopogon species, NOT T. gibbosum.

R. ochraceorubens AND Tuber gibbosum
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-08-11 03:31:30 CST (+0800)

While the specimen in the background may be R. ochraceorubens (I have not found that species to date) the specimen in the foreground if definately a Tuber species, NOT a Rhizopogon. I suspect, consider the date of collection and location, that this is a slightly immature specimen of Tuber gibbosum.