Observation 181176: Ascomycota Caval.-Sm.

When: 2014-09-19

Collection location: University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dylan Moore (Dmoore444)

No specimen available

Found growing on the inside of a decaying log. Had a white spore print.

Macroscopic Observations:

Habitat: Conifer forest
Habit: solitary
Pileus size: 30 mm cup
Pileus color: dull orange
Pileus surface: smooth
Pileus margin: n/a
Pileus shape: irregular cup shape
Stipe location: n/a
Stipe surface: n/a
Stipe color: n/a
Stipe length: n/a
Stipe width: n/a
Stipe content: n/a
Stipe shape: n/a
Stipe base: n/a
Hymenium: apothecium with a fine, white powder of spores
Gill/Lamellae: n/a
Gill attachment: n/a
Gill margin: n/a
Gill color: n/a
Gill length: n/a
Annulus: none
Volva: none
Spore print: white
Flesh: orange
Location: inside decaying log

Microscopic Observations:
Spore shape: round and smooth
Spore size range of 10 spores (micrometers):
Length 4-8
Width 4-8

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