Observation 172765: Hypomyces (Fr.) Tul. & C. Tul.

When: 2014-08-05

Collection location: Harvey’s Lake, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

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Well, that morchelloid Gomphidius…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-08-19 21:36:27 CDT (-0400)

is certainly weird (see last comment).

This (obs 172765) was collected in a predominantly hardwood area. So I doubt Gomphidius.

something weird
By: Dmitriy Bochkov (convallaria)
2014-08-19 08:36:14 CDT (-0400)

maybe something attacked by a virus and then eaten by a Hypomyces…

reminds of morchelloid Gomphidii like seen here http://mycoweb-sae.narod.ru/...

Could this possibly be….
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-08-19 07:26:34 CDT (-0400)

a fungus on a fungus on a fungus? Looks like some Syzygospora mycetophila that’s been colonized by a Hypomyces. In this case, there would be a specimen of G. dryophilus hiding underneath all this.

Created: 2014-08-07 06:46:10 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-08-19 22:03:39 CDT (-0400)
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