Thanks to a new friend up in Far North Queensland we were happy to hear of a large FNQ chanterelle find up that way. Apparently there were thousands below what appeared to be a very large Idiospermum tree although this identification is still being confirmed.
Similar to our previous find these are fairly large yellow ‘smooth’ chanterelles with fairly thin cap margins, and smooth rather than thick, distinct pseudogills/veins.
Hopefully this time we will successfully obtain a viable specimen for DNA purposes.
The DNA results are below – due to low coverage rates they are only indicative: