Observation 116268: Crepidotus (Fr.) Staude
When: 2012-11-09
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Gilled fungus found growing on the side of a broken tree branch. The pileus was 1.5 cm in diameter and a golden tan color. It had translucent striate at the margin. The surface seemed areolate or cracked. The gills were tan/golden beige color and very close together. Lamellulae were also present. There was no stipe present.

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maybe this link will have some of this species pictured
By: Sam.Schaperow (SamSchaperow)
2012-11-09 21:43:36 CST (-0500)
Your last photo suggests a possible Crespidotus.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-11-09 20:28:53 CST (-0500)

Crespidotus is a very common degrader of fallen limbs and branches. Usually it has a fuzzy top though.

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