Observation 34538: Helvella L.

When: 2010-03-02

Collection location: Felicita Park, Escondido, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:24 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Felicitas Park, San Diego CO, CA’ to ‘Felicitas Park, San Diego Co., California, USA



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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: note DARK fertile surface. under oak.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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I do not have the dessicata.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-03-08 11:37:29 CST (-0500)

But it would be great if you could put YOUR dark material under the scope!

By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-03-08 01:32:43 CST (-0500)

I think the color is variable. I have found both light and dark ones in the past few days. They were in different places though so maybe it is significant. Hard to say without microscopy.

compressa is the obvious kinda lookalike…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-03-07 10:33:16 CST (-0500)

but what about the much darker cap color and dark fertile surface in this Helvella???

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