Observation 122129: Pachyphlodes Zobel
When: 2013-01-03
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: Don’t necessarily expect an ID, it was just pretty.
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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Similar to my Observations 120258 and 200069
Used references: Rosanne Healy who studies mitotic spore mats wrote after seeing pictures of my 2 observations, “All of the bright pink spore mats I have sequenced are produced by species in a clade that includes Pachyphlodes thysellii. Pachyphlodes virescens also belongs to this clade. Both species were described from the West Coast. P. thysellii seems to have a world-wide (Northern Hemisphere, temperate) distribution, but may be part of a species complex.”

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nice work, Deb!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-07-29 08:24:51 PDT (-0700)

thanks for pursuing this. and best of all, recognizable macro characters!

Similar observation…
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2013-01-05 17:00:54 PST (-0800)

This looks a lot like observation 120258 which was found in Big Basin during the NAMA foray.

It’s so pretty!
By: Emma Harrower (eharrower)
2013-01-05 12:31:08 PST (-0800)

You could have gotten some sort of ID from looking at it under the microscope.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-01-04 21:46:53 PST (-0800)

Created: 2013-01-04 19:39:16 PST (-0800)
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