Observation 161270: Pirex concentricus (Cooke & Ellis) Hjortstam & Ryvarden
When: 2014-02-12

Notes: Original Herbarium Label: Lentaria corticola (Quél.) Corner
On a piece of coniferous wood on the ground
Habitat: Souther slope with Pseudotsuga menziesii, Arbutus menziesii, Acer macrophyllum & Abies grandis; understory patchy Gaultheria shallon and Holodiscus discolor
If correctly identified, this is an extremely rare collection!
Ref: Page 232 in Corner, E. H. 1970. Supplement to “_A Monograph of Clavaria and Allied Genera_”. Nova Hedwigia, Beihefte 33: 1-299.

AC 2015-01-18: Forget all the above nonsense! This is a depauperate specimen of Pirex concentricus (Cooke & Ellis) Hjortstam & Ryvarden.

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Size of the fully developed fruting bodies: up to 3 mm; whole fruiting shown: 2 × 1 cm total
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Basidium & (faint) spores
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Basidium (in the left 1/4)
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Basidium from the brownish tuberculate (undeveloped ?) fruiting bodies
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Spores 6-7 (-8-10?) x (3-) 3.5 (-4) µm; this particular specimen was “revived” in amonia; fresh material did not have the guttules
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