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Last updated 10/14/2019

Name Phone Number City, State Species
Bergo, Alan 612-860-3887 Saint Paul, MN Unspecified
Brezee, Jason 952-454-1285 Edina, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Calvo, Rebecca 812-340-6995 Saint Paul, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Clemens, Timothy 612-214-8598 Minneapolis, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Cotton, Alissa 651-219-9454 Mendota Heights, MN Unspecified
Franke, Ryan 651-399-9632 Minneapolis, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Frederick, Nathaniel 310-651-1618 Fertile, IA
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Fredericksen, Brian 612-750-1245 Delano, MN
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
Freier, Lisa 218-232-5932 Duluth, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Freier, Tyson 218-232-5932 Duluth, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Friese, Jeremy 218-591-4527 Duluth, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • Yellow Foot (Craterellus tubaeformis)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • True Morel (Morchella species
  • Oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
  • Brainball Puffball (Calvatia craniiformis)
  • Pear Shaped Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)
  • Gem Studded Puffball (Lycoperdon perlatum)
Fuchs, Janelle 414-526-0942 Minneapolis, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Gustin, Andrew 812-327-0203 Saint Paul, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Halonen, Zachary 952-412-1243 Minneapolis, MN
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
Herrick, Michael 612-581-0859 Plymouth, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Howells, Cameron 952-334-0095 Lakeville, MN
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
Justin, Derrick 320-293-0097 Brainerd, MN
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
Karns, Peter (Michael) 651-307-2941 Saint Paul, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Yellow Foot (Craterellus tubaeformis)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
  • Brainball Puffball (Calvatia craniiformis)
  • Pear Shaped Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)
  • Gem Studded Puffball (Lycoperdon perlatum)
Kirkpatrick, Daniel 612-298-0766 Hanover, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Porcini (Boletus edulis complex)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Cloud (Entoloma abortivum)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
  • Brainball Puffball (Calvatia craniiformis)
  • Pear Shaped Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)
  • Gem Studded Puffball (Lycoperdon perlatum)
Kley, Joshua 651-968-7775 Saint Paul, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Lamprecht, Claudette 952-890-8744 Burnsville, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Lamprecht, John 952-890-8744 Burnsville, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Gericium erinaces)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Lindstrom, Austin 651-603-8808 Minneapolis, MN Unspecified
Marrs, Jim 651-269-9280 Arden Hills, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Gericium erinaces)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Martin, Sheila 320-805-0412 Glenwood, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
McAdams, Jeremy 612-205-8599 Clayton, WI
  • Porcini (Boletus edulis complex)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • Yellow Foot (Craterellus tubaeformis)
  • Cloud (Entoloma arbortivum)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
McCaleb, Eric 763-843-6123 Minneapolis, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Neumann, Mark 715-338-5341 New Richmond, WI
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus)
Nordquist, Gerda 651-430-8142 Stillwater, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
  • Brianball Puffball (Calvatia craniiformis)
  • Purple-Spored Puffball (Calvatia cyanthiformis)
Normansell, Matthew 920-636-6735 Little Chute, WI
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Cloud (Entoloma abortivum)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
  • Honey Fungus (Armillaria mella)
  • Shaggy Mane (Coprinus comatus)
  • Lingzhi (Ganoderma species)
  • Chaga (Inonotus obliquus)
  • Dryads Saddles (Polyporus squamosus)
  • Lumpy Bracket (Polyporus umbellatus)
  • Wine Cap (Stropharia rugoso-annulata)
Olson, Deb 218-849-8142 Menahga, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Plusa, Mark 763-331-4926 South Haven, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Randorf, Rozalind 218-443-8364 Duluth, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Roslansky, Bill 952-737-9130 Fairmont, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Schmiedt, Dean 320-632-4820 Fort Ripley, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Schmitt, Allison 651-403-0657 Northfield, MN
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
Schwanke, David 218-355-8367 Nisswa, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Shay, Linda 320-493-6201 Albany, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Smith, Aaron 507-438-5245 Austin, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Sonnek, Amber 320-362-1049 Princeton, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus species)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Gericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hudnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Theis, Lawrence 320-685-3148 Cold Spring, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus)
Tsai, Benjamin 612-888-2653 Minneapolis, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Vinnes, Olivia 218-380-8791 Duluth, MN
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)
VonHoltum-Boyer, Ceilia 715-808-9990 Inver Grove Heights, MN
  • Black Trumpet (Craterellus cornucopiodes, foetidus, and fallax)
  • Chanterelles (Cantharellus speices)
  • True Morel (Morchella species)
  • Sulpher Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus and cincinnatus)
Western, Cory 608-609-0687 Eden Prairie, MN
  • Giant Puffball (Calvatia gigantea)
  • Maitake (Grifola frondosa)
  • Bear's Tooth (Hericium americanum)
  • Coral Tooth (Hericium coralloides)
  • Lion's Mane (Hericium erinaceus)
  • Hedgehog (Hydnum repandum complex)
  • Lobster (Hypomyces lactifluorum)