When: 2004-07-14

Collection location: Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Nathan Wilson (nathan)

No specimen available

Found during the 2004 NAMA foray at a site along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Identified based on sight and comparisons to what was identified in the general display at the foray.


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By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-06-02 11:32:47 CDT (-0400)

Yep, the first photo looks just like a smooth chanterelle until you zoom in to see the reticulations.

I silently scoffed at this ID at first…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-06-02 10:19:14 CDT (-0400)

but enlarging your photo does show the reticulated upper stipe typical of this species. Nice that you pursued the ID and showed the example of this untypical form.