Observation 107827: Nectriopsis tremellicola (Ellis & Everh.) W. Gams

When: 2012-08-30

Collection location: James H. Barrow Field Station, Hiram, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)

No specimen available

Unusual to have the Crepidotus host visible.

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2012-08-31 10:49:55 PDT (-0700)

Hahaha, cool! Four fungi, two parasites! Nice find.

very nice find…
By: Bill (boletebill)
2012-08-31 10:11:17 PDT (-0700)

…so I guess usually the whole Crepidotus is encased in the Necrtiopsis and plastered against the substrate? I remember this as Hypomyces but I guess I’m not up to speed on the shakeout in the Hypocreales…can anybody point me to the difference between Nectriopsis and Hypomyces?

Four species
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2012-08-31 09:23:45 PDT (-0700)

in the bottom two photos.

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