Observation 121152: Ramariopsis corniculata (Schaeff.:Fr.) R.H. Petersen

When: 2012-12-26

Collection location: Kahite Trail, Vonore, Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

35.5618° -84.2329° 259m

Who: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)

Specimen available

Lots of these hidden under leaf litter, on soil, in hardwood forest. Very small, branches approx 1-2.5 mm wide, 10-30 mm tall, yellow, widening at apex, some branching, odd branching pattern.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: fruitbodies may be stunted due to weather, mealy odor,
Based on microscopic features: Spores approx 5-7 microns, globose to subglobose with very prominant apiculus, clamps present.
Based on chemical features: Positive FeSO4 reaction: Olive green.

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