Observation 319424: Craterellus Pers.

When: 2018-04-21

Collection location: Josephine Falls Trail, near Cairns, Queensland, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available

found by me in tropical rainforest, right along popular trail to falls.


2018-04-21 09.03.25.jpg
photo by David Rust. note fused bases to cluster.
2018-04-21 09.19.34.jpg
photo by David Rust.
note young, growing mushrooms in cap center.

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight: a yellow chanterelle growing in fused clusters and probably hollow stiped.
Used references: a reasonable facsimile seen in Fuhrer’s Field Guide to Australian Fungi, 2005, page 288.

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we know they are out there!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2019-02-01 17:40:14 CST (-0600)

thanks for sharing your find here.

I read the dialogue, too … it is NOT easy to get a permit to collect anything in OZ! Even the local amateur mycologists have trouble.

Nice to see more pics, found this one.
By: Jsun Lau
2019-02-01 16:33:48 CST (-0600)

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