Observation 120313: Clavaria falcata Pers. : Fr.
When: 2012-12-13
Who: zaca
No herbarium specimen

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Dear Michel,
By: zaca
2015-04-01 21:57:31 CEST (+0200)

Thanks for your comment and opinion, that was clear enough. It was so long ago that I don’t reccal the details, but for sure (as the photos show) there was not a “stipe”.

Difference C. falcata and C. vermicularis
By: MichelBeeckman (MichelBeeckman)
2015-04-01 21:06:15 CEST (+0200)

Clavaria falcata has a destinct ‘stipe’, which is usually almost translucent white, where as C. vermicularis has no destinct ‘stipe’. Here’s my spotting of C. falcata, so you can see what I mean: http://mushroomobserver.org/202161
With this in mind, I think your first photo is not C. falcata, but C. vermicularis or C. fragilis. I don’t know the difference between those two species though.

Thanks, Andreas, for your proposal.
By: zaca
2012-12-19 20:18:12 CET (+0100)

How to separate Clavaria falcata from the similar species C. vermicularis and C. fragilis, which also seem very similar to me?

I chose the wrong name,
By: zaca
2012-12-17 23:45:33 CET (+0100)

thanks for the correction.

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