Observation 59388: Sarcodes sanguinea Torr.

When: 2010-06-17

Collection location: Balsam Lake, Freno Co, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jeff Riedenauer (Tamsenite)

No specimen available

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By: Jeff Riedenauer (Tamsenite)
2010-11-22 02:16:00 CST (-0500)

No morels. It was a little late in the season for them, but they have been found around here before.

Thanks Robert.
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-11-21 22:18:42 CST (-0500)
Rhizopogon ellenae
By: Robert Sasata (Sasata)
2010-11-21 17:41:50 CST (-0500)

Bidartondo MI, Kretzer AM, Pine EM, Bruns TD (2000) High root concentration and uneven ectomycorrhizal diversity near Sarcodes sanguinea (Ericaceae): a cheater that stimulates its victims? Am J Bot 87:1783–1788

Does anyone know
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-11-21 17:05:12 CST (-0500)

What genera of fungi mycorrhiza are being parasitized?

By: Matt Sherman (Shermanii)
2010-11-21 12:42:31 CST (-0500)

Very cool!

By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2010-11-21 09:51:11 CST (-0500)

Did you find morels around there? I’ve heard these are an indicator

By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2010-11-21 08:18:43 CST (-0500)

These are beautiful!

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