Observation 172639: Otidea (Pers.) Bonord.

When: 2014-08-05

Collection location: Fitzgerald Lake Preserve, Northampton, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: DudeFeesh (mmsahler)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

27% (1)
Recognized by sight
30% (2)
Recognized by sight
4% (2)
Recognized by sight: Cup shape looks good for for Peziza to me, I don’t see any reason to call it Otidea

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Peziza is unlikely, DudeFeesh.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-08-05 22:09:14 MDT (-0600)

Peziza usually has a complete cup-shaped sporocarp, while Otidea is often ear-shaped or notched towards the bottom.

Created: 2014-08-05 19:22:39 MDT (-0600)
Last modified: 2014-08-06 11:00:17 MDT (-0600)
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