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what is this?

Posted by Tobar CA ( on
Sun, Jun 9, 13 at 23:41

What is this? Found on the forest floor in South lake tahoe

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RE: what is this?

My guess is a type root parasitic... I thought maybe Boschniakia, but the flowers don't seem right.

RE: what is this?

Looks like something in the Monotropaceae, perhaps Sarcodes sanguinea.

RE: what is this?

This is a closer look.

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