Observation 178954: Chaenothecopsis Vainio
When: 2013-10-02
(35.6684° -83.0645° 850m)

Notes: on underside of slightly leaning conifer? stump

oldgrowth cove forest

short black stipe ~0.5mm, head black “eraser-like” from old spores piled on top but not mazaediate because asci are still intact, tissues olive-brown toward base to just brown above K-, spores 8 per ascus in a line or slightly oblique smooth ellipsoid gray-brown ~5-6×2.5-3.0um, algae clearly present as greenish stain all around where pins are in chains of subglobose green cells

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