Observation 181596: Geoglossum difforme Fr.
When: 2014-09-11
No herbarium specimen

Notes: See above for microscopic characteristics, found growing in mixed hardwood (birch, aspen, maple, oak) and conifer forest (red pine, white pine, spruce)

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Proposed Names

72% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Mains, E.B. 1954. North American species of Geoglossum and Trichoglossum. Mycologia 46(5) pp. 586-631
Based on microscopic features: Asci w/ 8 ascospores; ascospores brown with 15 septa ~ 120 um x 6 um
-91% (2)
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: setae present.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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No worries…
By: Josh Kielsmeier-Cook (Josh KC)
2014-10-06 16:09:29 BST (+0100)

was just confused when I saw the change.

my mistake…
By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2014-10-06 16:00:49 BST (+0100)

you are absolutely right.

What setae?
By: Josh Kielsmeier-Cook (Josh KC)
2014-10-05 13:35:48 BST (+0100)

RJK unless the setae are hyaline (which they are not) there are no setae present.

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