Observation 10492: Alloclavaria purpurea (Fr.) Dentinger & D.J. McLaughlin
When: 2008-08-18
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found under spruce and aspen in moss.

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Recognized by sight: Thin fingers, smokey purple, in tight clusters

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Maybe not.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-09-06 22:30:57 EDT (-0400)

I have found Alloclavaria purpurea several times. Always it appears singly, and never in clumps where the specimens are actuall touching each other. It is possible this is a new species! Try to collect some and get it to an herbarium – it may be named after you. Congratulations in advance!

Created: 2008-09-06 12:02:40 EDT (-0400)
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