Observation 134454: Nidulariaceae sensu lato
When: 2013-04-20
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Goblet shaped fungus, 3-6 mm wide x 2-5 mm high with rounded, slightly incuvered, partialy eroded magin. Interior surface, white to light tan, smooth. Exterior off white and roughened surface. No periodoles. Found on the bark of a Hickory branch. Leaning towards C striatus because of its size and C. striatus can possibly have a smooth inner surface.

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By: Phil (gunchky)
2013-05-28 11:00:41 CDT (-0500)

Thanks for clarifying this observation.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-05-27 23:30:14 CDT (-0500)

“inner surface distinctly grooved or lined (otherwise smooth) and shiny.”

This means generally smooth surfaced with striations, not one or the other. C. striatus is never not striate.

Michael Kuo’s
By: Phil (gunchky)
2013-05-27 12:55:27 CDT (-0500)

description of the nest inner surface being lined or striated, otherwise smooth and shiny

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-05-24 21:21:18 CDT (-0500)

what is your reference for this “sometimes smoothness” found in C. striatus?

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