Observation 182520: “Discomycetes” Sacc.

When: 2014-10-12

Collection location: Deep River County Park, Hobart, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dylan Moore (Dmoore444)

No specimen available

Small,wet yellow lumps growing off of a dead branch.

Macroscopic Observations:

Habitat: aspen forest
Habit: gregarious
Ascocarp size: 1-3 mm
Ascocarp color: bright yellow
Ascocarp surface: moist, smooth
Ascocarp shape: circular
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 asci
Spore print: not obtained
Flesh: bright yellow
Location: saprobic on deadwood

Microscopic Observations:
Spore shape: smooth and oblong
Spore size range of 10 spores (micrometers):
Length 12-14
Width 8-10

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Created: 2014-10-13 04:16:12 CEST (+0200)
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