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Smooth Chanterelle (Cantharellus lateritius) Growing gregariously in leaf litter and moss at the edge of a forested area in NW Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
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Smooth Chanterelle (Cantharellus lateritius)

Growing gregariously in leaf litter and moss at the edge of a forested area in NW Georgia (Floyd County), US.

Smooth Chanterelle (Cantharellus lateritius) Growing gregariously in leaf litter and moss at the edge of a forested area in NW Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63058/smooth_chanterelle_cantharellus_lateritius.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63062/smooth_chanterelle_cantharellus_lateritius.html Cantharellus lateritius,Geotagged,Summer,United States

Smooth Chanterelle (Cantharellus lateritius) Growing gregariously in leaf litter and moss at the edge of a forested area in NW Georgia (Floyd County), US.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63058/smooth_chanterelle_cantharellus_lateritius.html<br />
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''Cantharellus lateritius'', commonly known as the smooth chanterelle, is a species of edible fungus in the Cantharellaceae family of mushrooms. A ectomycorrhizal species, it is found in Asia, Africa, and North America. The species has a complex taxonomic history, and has undergone several name changes since its first description by American mycologist Lewis David de Schweinitz in 1822. The fruit bodies of the fungus are brightly colored yellow to orange, and usually highly conspicuous against the.. more

Similar species: Cantharellales
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Jul 16, 2018. Captured Jun 30, 2018 22:06 in 1107 Turner McCall Blvd, Rome, GA 30161, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/5.6
  • 1/250s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm