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Also known as the gold of the forest. The Chanterelle is one of the safest edible mushrooms to pick, as it shares no deadly lookalikes, however there is one lookalike that is not recommended to eat and may cause stomach upset.

Chanterelle (Cantharellus cibarius)


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Analysis of the differences between the sheathed woodtuft and funeral bell, as well as exploring other lookalikes to the sheathed woodtuft. This has been done through the use of literature and images with an open license taken from I have not picked any of these mushrooms myself, all the information accumulated here is for my own use, however I thought my research may be useful to a fellow mushroom picker. More information may be added here at a later date.