Observation 173714: Cordyceps cardinalis G.H. Sung & Spatafora
When: 2014-08-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: possibly another C. militaris, but in addition to being smaller overall, the perithecia are much more spaced.

Substrate: on Lepidopteran larva.

Habitat: mixed deciduous + coniferous temperate rainforest, ~4500 ft.

Collectors: L. Gallagher & D. Newman

Collected for the 2014 Fleshy Fungi of the Highlands Plateau course, taught by Andy Methven at the Highlands Biological Station in Highlands, North Carolina.

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Recognized by sight: On lepidopteran larva in eastern North America

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