Observation 143830: Iodophanus carneus (Pers.) Korf

Notes:
Original Herbarium Label: Iodophanus carneus (Pers.) Korf
Old broken branches of Xanthocyparis nootkatensis covered by mud in the bottom of a drying-up ditch in the forest

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Fruiting bodies less than 1 mm in diameter
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Fruiting bodies less than 1 mm in diameter
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Young fruiting body
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Ascus protruding from the hymenium; note the paraphyses
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Ascus with ripe ascospores; ascospores 17-19 × 10-12 µm (measured on spores released from the ascus)
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Ascus protruding from the hymenium
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Hymenium with ripe and unripe ascii
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Cross-section of a fruiting body mounted in water
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The same preparation after the addition of Melzer reagent; according the literature, hymenium should have turned blue within 30 minutes with Iodine, but it did not react with Melzer reagent
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Single exceeding ascus with Melzer reagent: no blue reaction
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Single exceeding ascus with Melzer reagent: no blue reaction
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Section of the hymenium mounted in NH4OH
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Hymenium mounted in NH4OH and then treated with Melzer reagent; soon after, the operculum was turning blue
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After few more minutes, immature asci showing strong iodine positive reaction in operculum and also walls
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After few more minutes, immature asci showing strong iodine positive reaction in operculum and also walls
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After few more minutes, immature asci showing strong iodine positive reaction in operculum and also walls – it did not get more blue than this
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Created: 2013-08-26 02:57:57 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2013-08-26 02:58:36 CDT (-0400)
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