When: 2008-01-21

Collection location: Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

Specimen available

SOMA Camp 2008
A new species discovered with DNA sampling of soil. To be officially named by Dr. Tom Bruns in the near future.
Specimen kept by Dr. Bruns – UC Berkeley.

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By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-01-21 09:06:33 CST (-0600)

Sometimes, a thousand words (or even a few dozen) are worth more than a photo. What makes this Suillus different, at least on the macroscopic level? What clued Bruns in that this was an unnamed sp.? Please share! I’m still struggling with the named Suillus!