Observation 18079: Hypocrea Fr.
When: 2008-05-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This mushroom is growing on the underside of rotting Polyporus squamosus. The round balls are very hard and tuber like.

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Would be nice to see it cut in half
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-02-08 09:44:21 COT (-0500)

Hard and tuber-like? Sounds (and looks) like an Endogone, a kind of mold.
Haven’t seen anyone growing on a polypore, though..

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