Observation 140346: “Deuteromycota” R.T. Moore

When: 2013-07-17

Collection location: Parque Ecológico El Haya, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico [Click for map]

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

Notes:
The substrate is a cicada.

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Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: a guess based on macromorphology and known occurrence on insects
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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: the general aspect of the fungus, tiny synnematoid fungus on insect, lacking slimy balls
Used references: http://cordyceps.cgrb.oregonstate.edu/...
The genera of hyphomycetes (2011)
Based on microscopic features: the micrograph are not clear but it is possible that the structure seen in the micrograph are the conidia of the sorosporella synamorph
57% (1)
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Recognized by sight

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Sorry for the unclear microscopy
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2013-07-18 22:36:40 CDT (-0400)

I didn´t do the microscopy on this one, my friends scoped it and I hit the remote shutter release a couple times while they were looking at it. I´ll do a better job in a bit.

i have hard time
By: Jonathan M
2013-07-18 18:29:14 CDT (-0400)

understanding what is present on the microscopy pictures, it would help for ID

i doubt its a stilbella however.

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