Observation 46674: Sarcosphaera coronaria (Jacq.) J. Schröt.

When: 2010-06-11

Collection location: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: According to Field Guide to North American Truffles, this is found throughout North America. However, I have not collected in your area and cannot be certain. When mature this should have a pinkish- or purplish-tint to the inside of the gleba. Often found erumpent (partially above ground) with only the opening in the top visible, but I have also seen it nearly completely above ground on rare occasions. Often found near pine, true fir, Douglas-fir, and sometimes hemlock, at least in my area.

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