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Cantharellus subalbidus
white chanterelle

Distribution: Western Forests containing Douglas-fir and hemlock

Habitat: Favor old-growth forests

Conservation Status: Not of concern


Differs from the golden chanterelles primarily by its cream to ivory color. It darkens to yellow-orange with age and so older specimens sometimes can be difficult to distinguish from golden chanterelles.

Accepted Name:
Cantharellus subalbidus A.H. Sm. & Morse

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Cantharellus subalbidus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Cantharellus subalbidus photos.

5 photographs:
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