Observation 100141: Hohenbuehelia mastrucata (Fr.) Singer
When: 2012-07-12
35.5618° -84.2371° 259m
Herbarium specimen reported
0 Sequences

The top of cap was clear colored and very gelatinous and viscid (sort of the consistency of Leotia lubrica) while the underside was lamellate. The fruitbodies grew from a fallen hardwood branch in a crepidotoid fashion.

Cap diameter approximately 1.0-2.0 cm. Was not able to obtain any view of spores with this first section. Very interesting apically encrusted setiform cystidia!

Proposed Names

-14% (2)
Used references: Roody

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
cool find Christine!
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-07-13 09:45:27 CDT (-0400)

very cool looking fungus.

By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-07-13 09:35:45 CDT (-0400)

I’ve never seen anything like this, wish I had more material.

Cystidia are a nice match for H. mastrucata.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-07-12 23:39:51 CDT (-0400)
By: Rocky Houghtby
2012-07-12 23:00:54 CDT (-0400)


Created: 2012-07-12 22:35:43 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2012-07-13 17:44:44 CDT (-0400)
Viewed: 145 times, last viewed: 2017-06-24 09:06:04 CDT (-0400)
Show Log