Observation 76988: Clavariadelphus unicolor (Berk. & Ravenel) Corner

When: 2011-09-22

Collection location: Ryerson Station State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: Eastern US species documented from Penn., C. lovejoyae is a Western US species.
Used references: Methven, Andrew S. 1990. The genus Clavariadelphus in North America. Bibliotheca Mycologica Band 138, J. Cramer, Berlin, Germany. 192p

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Very nice
By: John Plischke (John Plischke)
2011-09-25 23:14:06 CDT (-0400)

Love the photo so beautiful.

crazy cool color!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-09-24 12:54:38 CDT (-0400)
C. lovejoyae
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2011-09-24 12:32:25 CDT (-0400)

Thank your for the tentative ID Darv.

I’m continually amazed at the diversity of fungus in this area. These were my first encounter with large red Clavariadelphus. There were dozens of them in a single large patch, on a low ridgetop under mixed hardwoods.

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