Observation 158300: Blistum ovalisporum (A.L. Sm.) B. Sutton

When: 2014-01-20

Collection location: Ottawa, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Jonathan M

No specimen available

this specie is differenciated from the seemingly more rare Blistum (polycephalomyces) tomentosus, by it ellipsoid conidia, the latter have round conidia. Both grow on slime mold in the trichiales, if you found it on another type of slime molds it might be a stilbella

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: growing on trichiales
Based on microscopic features: non round conidia

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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