Observation 116374: Strobilurus diminutivus Desjardin

When: 2012-11-10

Collection location: Boggs Mountain State Forest, Lake Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight: On the cones of sugar pine, Pinus lambertiana
Used references: Desjardin, Dennis E. 1987. Marasmioid Fungi. 100p. in Thiers, H. D., editor. 1982-1997. The Agaricales (Gilled Fungi) of California. Mad River Press, Eureka, CA.
76% (2)
Recognized by sight: Been seeing lots of them on Sugar Pines in Shasta and Mendo NF

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By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2012-11-10 23:31:29 CST (-0500)

I’ve seen Strobilurus diminutivus at Yuba Pass and they were small, maybe up to one cm. Some of the fruit bodies we saw today were 10 cm long and the caps are up to one cm in diameter. That’s why I passed on S. diminutivus.

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