Observation 132952: Pezoloma
When: 2013-05-02

Notes: On decaying needles and leaves. A lot found, but only on one spot.

The largest cup 1.9 mm across, 1.7 mm tall, with hairs 0.5 mm long.

Spores 9 × 3.5-4. Asci ~100 × 9. Paraphyses 1 micron wide, more than 80 long.

Images

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Hairs under the scope, 4X objective.
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The cup base on a needle (4X).
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A hair, middle part.

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Eye3
Recognized by sight
49% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: Ascospores are smaller than those of Pezoloma ciliifera

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2015-05-17 23:16:44 CDT (-0400)

Wonderful Pics.

Amazing photo, Sava!
By: Judi T. (AvidAmateur)
2015-05-17 22:40:45 CDT (-0400)
Thank you, thank you
By: Sava Krstic (sava)
2013-05-06 02:20:39 CDT (-0400)
beautiful, sava
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-05-05 14:50:45 CDT (-0400)

always a treat to see the oft neglected discomycetes given such noble and thorough treatment.

Amazing photos, Sava!
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-05-05 12:14:18 CDT (-0400)

The small discomycetes require a steady nerves and more than average photo skills.

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