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Cantharellus minor Mushroom
Ref No: 7395
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location: North America
edibility: Edible
fungus colour: Yellow, Orange
normal size: Less than 5cm
cap type: Funnel shaped
flesh: Flesh fibrous usually pliable (like grass)
spore colour: White, cream or yellowish
habitat: Grows in woods, Grows on the ground

Cantharellus minor Pk. Cap 0.5-3cm across, convex with an inrolled margin, then flat to depressed or funnel-shaped, thin, wavy at the margin; yellow to pale orange; smooth. Fertile undersurface of cap with very narrow, blunt ridges and wrinkles, often cross veined and descending stem; pale yellow-orange. Stem 15-50 x 3-l0mm; yellow-orange; smooth. Flesh soft; pale yellow. Odor pleasant. Taste pleasant. Spores ellipsoid, smooth, 6-11.5 x 4-6.5. Deposit pale yellow. Habitat on damp, mossy soils in deciduous woods. Frequent. Found in eastern North America. Season July-September. Edible

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GIRISH GOGOI (India) - 10 January 2013

Cantharellus Sp. collected during the month of November 2012 form Assam. Clicked by GIRISH GOGOI, RFRI, Assam, INDIA
Cantharellus minor
GIRISH GOGOI (India) - 10 January 2013

Cantharellus sp. collected during the month of August 2012, from Assam, India clicked by GIRISH GOGOI,RFRI, ASSAM, INDIA
Cantharellus minor
GIRISH GOGOI (India) - 09 January 2013

Cantharellus Sp. collected from India during the month of July 2013, body is fleshy, stipe is hollow. Clicked by Girish GOGOI, INDIA
Cantharellus minor
Darryl Christensen (United States) - 23 August 2010

These were found in Westmoreland County Virginia USA. They popped up all through my woods following heavy rains in August.
Cantharellus minor
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