Observation 174357: Sebacinaceae K. Wells & Oberw.

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By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2014-11-17 13:37:50 PST (-0800)

for your input. I have seen photos of that species and thought perhaps that was correct. Think this is probably as close as I will ever come.

Sebacina does look promising
By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2014-11-17 08:31:58 PST (-0800)

after doing some more digging on this observation.

By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2014-08-21 08:23:29 PDT (-0700)

Danny for your kind offer to take a look someday at my observation #174357. I will just put this one to bed for now in my unidentified folder, as so many are. Maybe I can get some input on it here at the mycological society in Missouri. It was fun to find. Thanks again.

i’ll take a look
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-08-19 14:29:57 PDT (-0700)

but i can’t promise it will be soon. the queue is currently several countries and several hundred specimens long.

Danny Newman c/o The Desjardin Lab
The Harry D. Thiers Herbarium
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132

Still have it in the refrigerator
By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2014-08-19 13:55:00 PDT (-0700)

in a paper bag. It is drying out anyhow, so might as well put it in the dehydrator. I DO NOT have a microscope. I know I should if I am going to continue in this pursuit. If ANYONE could use this in its dry state I would be happy to mail it. I have done that a couple of times. Otherwise, I will keep the dried specimen and maybe some day a name will pop up. I thank you for your interest. I have so many unidentified I eventually pitch. This is a complex field compared to my many years of doing vascular plants. One day I saw something that I found fantastic (a fungus) and hardly ever looked at plants again.

if possible
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-08-19 10:57:56 PDT (-0700)

I would suggest scoping this, if you still have it.

Thanks Danny.
By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2014-08-19 10:04:32 PDT (-0700)

Your guess is a lot better than mine – none. I knew the moment I saw this it probably not real common. Maybe someone else will have another idea. Thought it was quite interesting. Thanks again.

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