Observation 154241: Colletotrichum dematium (Pers.) Grove
When: 2013-12-04
Collection location: Ottawa, Canada [Click for map]
Who: Jonathan M
No herbarium specimen

Notes: this fungus is a leaf pathogen, and grow and living or dead leaves, despite its look, it is considered a coelomycete and not a hyphomycetes

host : codiaeum variegatum houseplant.

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a bit bluish indeed
By: Jonathan M
2015-04-07 08:36:39 CDT (-0400)

those thing are fairly common on rotten leaves, but its one of the few time i saw them with setae and that bluish color, usually they have more a pinkish color, but then again there are probably a lot of species of colletotrichum.

awesome
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2015-03-29 18:00:34 CDT (-0400)

is it truly blue?

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